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PLO

Abbreviation for pluronic lecithin organogel.
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Compared with the PLO's peace seeking policy, Hamas and Islamic Jihad appear the most radical Palestinian groups and, therefore, stayed out of the PLO, which is widely considered as the sole and legitimate representative of the Palestinian people.
5 similarly reiterated its support for "concluding these (Palestinian - Israeli) negotiations by September 2011," when the PLO negotiators hope to see international recognition of their aspired state come true.
The PFLP is the second largest party in the PLO. It had announced its refusal to take part in on-going direct negotiations with Israel that began in Washington on September 2.
Not part of PLO, Hamas has declared as illegitimate any extension of the 74-year-oldEoe1/4aos tenure.
The PLO Central Council also decided to extend the term of the Palestinian Legislative Council -- a dysfunctional parliament in which Hamas won a majority in 2006 elections.
The more the PLO of the 1970AEs met conditions, the more Yasser Arafat rose to prominence.
Zahar reiterated his Hamas' interest in joining the PLO if certain conditions were met.
It is evident that the Palestinian condition is unable to effectively deal with any of the pending issues in light of the current divisions, and will be even more powerless when a body other than the PLO is formed, claiming to represent Palestinians and to carry an independent national Palestinian project.
-1985: PLO support the hijacking of the cruise ship Achille Lauro.
I recall that several of us caught a taxi after the meeting, and noted to each other that Vance and Habib had rejected outright the notion that the PLO should be party to any negotiations.
Since then the PLO has declared itself the representative of the Palestinian people and their nationalist aspirations.
During the current Palestinian uprising, several Palestinian factions apparently linked in varying degrees to the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) have used violence in an effort to force Israel to end its occupation of Palestinian territory.