Jewish Defence League
to protect Jews from antisemitism by whatever means necessary|
|Jewish Defence League|
|Purpose/focus||to protect Jews from antisemitism by whatever means necessary|
|An extremist right wing Jewish organisation that advocates the use of violence in pursuit of its aims "where necessary"|
The Jewish Defense League (JDL) is a Jewish religious-political organization, whose stated goal is to"protect Jews from antisemitism by whatever means necessary".  It was classified as "a right wing terrorist group" by the FBI in 2001.  According to the FBI, the JDL has been involved in plotting and executing acts of terrorism within the United States.