Synonyms for harkat-ul-mujahidin |

Synonyms and antonyms for harkat-ul-mujahidin

1. Harkat-ul-Mujahidin (n.)

an Islamic fundamentalist group in Pakistan that fought the Soviet Union in Afghanistan in the 1980s; now operates as a terrorist organization primarily in Kashmir and seeks Kashmir's accession by Pakistan


2. Harkat-ul-Jihad-e-Islami (n.)

an extremist militant group in Pakistan occupied Kashmir that seeks an Islamic government and that has had close links and fought with the Taliban in Afghanistan


3. mujahidin (n.)

a military force of Muslim guerilla warriors engaged in a jihad


4. Mujahidin-e Khalq Organization (n.)

a terrorist organization formed in the 1960s by children of Iranian merchants; sought to counter the Shah of Iran's pro-western policies of modernization and opposition to communism; following a philosophy that mixes Marxism and Islam it now attacks the Islamic fundamentalists who deposed the Shah


5. Jund-ul-Islam (n.)

an Islamic extremist group of Kurds who oppose secular control with bombings and assassinations; believed to have ties with al-Qaeda