Definition of Red Army Fraction in English:

Red Army Fraction

Pronunciation /ˌrɛd ˌɑːmi ˈfrakʃn/

noun

historical
  • An extreme left-wing terrorist organization operating in West Germany (and later Germany) between 1970 and 1998; = "Red Army Faction".

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in Abilene (Texas) Reporter News. From Red Army + fraction, after German Rote Armee Fraktion.