Declaration of Lima to Prevent, Combat, and Eliminate Terrorism

April 26, 1996

The ministers and the heads of delegation of the member states of the Organization of American States (OAS), meeting in Lima, Peru, from April 23 to 26, 1996, for the Inter-American Specialized Conference on Terrorism,

TAKING AS A BASIS the principles and purposes enshrined in the Charter of the Organization of American States;

Explanatory Notes to Terrorism Act 2000

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Политика и право

Six-Point Program of the PLO

(December 4, 1977)

In the wake of Sadat's treasonous visit to the Zionist entity, all factions of the Palestinian Resistance Movement have decided to make a practical answer to this step. On this basis, they met and issued the following document:

We, all factions of the PLO, announce the following:


Hizballah Chief on Peace

Exclusive Interview with His Eminence Al Sayed Hassan Nassrallah, Secretary General of Hizballah in Lebanon. Conducted by Antoine K. Kehdy, February 2, 2000.

MEI: From the perspective of Hizballah, what are the major issues to be addressed during Lebanon-Israel peace negotiations?


Nassrallah: In the name of God, Most Gracious, Most Merciful.


Fatah's Political Programm

Palestine is a part of the Arab homeland.

The Palestinian people are an indivisible part of the Arab nations. The Palestinian people have been living in their homeland Palestine, from time immemorial....Since the dawn of Islam and up to the present, the Palestinian people have been the heart of the Arab and Islamic nation protecting the first Qiblah and the third holiest shrine [AlAqsa Mosque]....


Abu Ali Mustafa Speaks (PFLP)

An interview with the leader of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine Abu Ali Mustafa

Al-Jazeera, the Qatari satellite TV channel known as the Arabic CNN, interviewed Mustafa (1) on his future political line, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the armed struggle. Following are excerpts from the interview:

Armed Struggle Still Holds


The PLO Covenant

Article 1: Palestine is the homeland of the Palestinian Arab people and an integral part of the great Arab homeland, and the people of Palestine is a part of the Arab nation.


Article 2: Palestine with its boundaries that existed at the line of the British Mandate is an indivisible territorial unit.

Article 3: The Palestinian Arab people possesses the legal right to its home land, and, when the liberation of its home land is completed, it will exercise selfdetermination solely according to its own will and choice.


The Hizballah Programm - An Open Letter

The Jerusalem Quarterly, number Forty-Eight, Fall

This is a slightly abridged translation of "Nass al-Risala al-Maftuha allati wajahaha Hizballah ila-l-Mustad'afin fi Lubnan wa-l-Alam", published February 16, 1985 in al-Safir (Beirut), and also in a separate brochure. It carries the unmistakable imprint of Sheikh Muhammad Hussein Fadlallah, the Hizballah mentor, and is inspired by his book Ma'maal-Quwma fi-l-Islam (Beirut 1979). See also his article in al-Muntalak (Beirut), October 1986.