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Definition 1: a terrorist group formed in the 1980s in Sierra Leone; seeks to overthrow the government and gain control of the diamond producing regions; responsible for attacks on civilians and children, widespread torture and murder and using children to commit atrocities; sponsored by the president of Liberia - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for ruf in the sense of this definition

(ruf is an instance of ...) a political movement that uses terror as a weapon to achieve its goals

(ruf belongs to category ...) the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear

(ruf belongs to a domain located in ...) a republic in West Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1961

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