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Red Army Faction (Germany).
Category. Statistic.
Operated in. W. Germany, E. Germany, Uganda, Sweden, Somalia, Palestine, the UAE, Italy, France and S. Yemen.
Founder(s). Andreas Baader, Gudrun Ensslin, Horst Mahler, and Ulrike Meinhof.
Founded in. 1968 (unofficial)/1970 (offical).
Disbanded in. Final action and confrontations in 1993. Disbanded 20 April 1998.
Political alignment. Loony-left. Anti-Semitic, Black supremacist, anti-world established order, anti-USA, obsessed W. Germany was run by Nazis, pro-drugs, pro-feminism and pro-youth drop-out culture. Idolised Che Guevara, Mao Zedong and Ho Chi Minh
Activity. Numerous bombings, kidnappings,robberies, murders like the 30 July 1977 killing of Jürgen Ponto (who was the then head of Dresdner Bank), anti-Sematisum sky-jacks and assassinations.
Online Links. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_Army_Faction, http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/6314559.stm and http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/494068/Red-Army-Faction-RAF.