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Bureaus/Offices Reporting Directly to the Secretary > Office of the Coordinator for Counterterrorism > Releases > Fact Sheets > 2002 
Fact Sheet
Office of Counterterrorism
Washington, DC
October 23, 2002

Foreign Terrorist Organizations List


  1. Abu Nidal Organization (ANO)
  2. Abu Sayyaf Group
  3. Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades
  4. Armed Islamic Group
  5. 'Asbat al-Ansar
  6. Aum Shinrikyo
  7. Basque Fatherland and Liberty (ETA)
  8. Gama’a al-Islamiyya (Islamic Group)
  9. Hamas (Islamic Resistance Movement)
  10. Harakat ul-Mujahidin (HUM)
  11. Hizballah (Party of God)
  12. Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU)
  13. Jaish-e-Mohammed (JEM) (Army of Mohammed)
  14. Al-Jihad (Egyptian Islamic Jihad)
  15. Kahane Chai (Kach)
  16. Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK)
  17. Lashkar-e-Tayyiba (LT) (Army of the Righteous)
  18. Lahskar-i-Jhangvi
  19. Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE)
  20. Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization (MEK)
  21. National Liberation Army (ELN)
  22. Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ)
  23. Palestine Liberation Front (PLF)
  24. Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP)
  25. PFLP-General Command (PFLP-GC)
  26. Al-Qaida
  27. Real IRA
  28. Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)
  29. Revolutionary Nuclei (formerly ELA)
  30. Revolutionary Organization 17 November
  31. Revolutionary People’s Liberation Army/Front (DHKP/C)
  32. Salafist Group for Call and Combat (GSPC)
  33. Shining Path (Sendero Luminoso, SL)
  34. United Self-Defense Forces of Colombia (AUC)
  35. Communist Party of the Philippines/New People's Army (CPP/NPA)
  36. Jemaah Islamiya organization (JI)

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