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April 10, 1980

No. 00561833/10.04.1980, 'Memo regarding Terrorist Threats to Our Country'

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Ministry of the Interior


Department of State Security

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Military Unit 0195

No. 00561833/10.04.1980






- Regarding terrorist threats to our country


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We have intelligence which indicates that in a recent discussion with a Romanian diplomat, Ahmed Abid, the deputy representative of the PLO to Ethiopia’s capital [Adis Ababa], after making harmful remarks regarding Romania’s position regarding the situation in the Middle East, made provocative threats, stating: ‘You should expect reactions from the Palestinians, including certain acts which will be hard to control.’


We know that Ahmed Abid adopts an extremist position regarding the resolution of the Palestinian question.


Report about possible terrorist threats made against Romania concerning its relationship with Palestine and the PLO.

Document Information


Consiliul Național pentru Studierea Arhivelor Securității (National Council for the Study of the Securitate Archives), Folder D13891, Volume 43, Surveillance Target: OLGA [Palestine Liberation Organization], p. 56. Contributed and translated by Eliza Gheorghe.


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