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National Liberation Front



  1. (sometimes not capitals) a revolutionary movement that seeks the national independence of a country, usually by guerrilla warfare
  2. Also called: National Liberation Front of South Vietnam. a political organization formed in South Vietnam in 1960 by the Vietcong

Example Sentences Including 'National Liberation Front'

His challenger, Schafik Handal of the Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front , or FMLN, had 33 per cent of the votes.
canada.com (2004)
Of particular concern to the Cabinet was the spread of a booklet called `The National Liberation Front of South-Vietnam".
Misc (1999)
One of the strong Muslim groups, the National Liberation Front (NLF), increased its rebel activities in the north and east.
King, Stuart Hope Has Wings


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