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What does ZNLA stand for?

ZNLA stands for Zapatista National Liberation Army (Mexico)

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The Zapatista rebellion coincided with the implementation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), and began with an armed takeover by Zapatista National Liberation Army (EZLN) of territory in Chiapas and first Declaration from the Lacandon Jungle, which declared war against the Mexican state.
Fox has staked a great deal of political capital on a bid to end the conflict in Chiapas state and came under fire for closing military bases in the region, releasing Zapatista prisoners and supporting the controversial rights bill, all without any gesture in return from the Zapatista National Liberation Army (EZLN).
He is one of the key opponents of the president's bill recognizing the autonomy of indigenous communities--one of the principal demands of the Zapatista National Liberation Army.
He has been a rebel in the Zapatista National Liberation Army since it declared war against the Mexican government nearly seven years ago in the state of Chiapas, on the southeastern edge of Mexico.
1, 1994 with celebrations and promises of bringing Mexico into the modern industrial world, the Zapatista National Liberation Army (EZLN), an armed Indigenous army, descended from the mountains of Chiapas and seized five towns and 500 ranches in the surrounding area.