The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) is an umbrella organization attempting to represent "Palestinian" Arabs in the disputed territories (West Bank and Gaza). One of their biggest organizations is the Fatah. They have used violence and terrorism to achieve their goals such as in the Achille Lauro hijacking. The organization is considered a terrorist organization by the United States government.
- ↑ http://uscode.house.gov/download/pls/22C61.txt
- ↑ http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/html/uscode22/usc_sec_22_00005201----000-.html