FLOSY

AcronymDefinition
FLOSYFront for the Liberation of Occupied South Yemen
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In what must count as a serious warning to the political leaders of the Yemen, and their opponents, the presidential adviser and former leader of FLOSY, the pro-Egyptian nationalist movement against the British in Aden, Mohammad Basendwah, has declared that the country is now in the most serious crisis he has ever seen -- and he is a man who has seen a protracted war in the north in the 1960s, years of guerrilla war against the British in the south, two wars between independent Yemeni states and the inter-Yemeni civil war of 1994.
Clandestine contacts were made between FLOSY and the Soviet Union via the Sudanese Communist Party.
The third was when FLOSY evicted British forces and declared Aden the first and only communist nation in the Arab world.