Guerrilla organizations

2017-07-27T18:15:16+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Naxalite, Red Brigades, Syrian Resistance, Kachaks, Front de libération du Québec, Turkistan Islamic Party, Righteous Army, Karen National Liberation Army, Rote Zora, Werwolf, Albanian National Army, Armatoloi, Official Irish Republican Army, Symbionese Liberation Army, Real Irish Republican Army, Malayan Peoples' Anti-Japanese Army, 2 June Movement, People's Defence Forces, Tupamaros West-Berlin, Nicaraguan Democratic Force, National Liberation Army (Macedonia), Sudan Liberation Movement/Army, Cheta, Vrezh, Syrian Islamic Liberation Front flashcards Guerrilla organizations
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  • Naxalite
    A Naxal or Naxalite is a member of any of the Communist guerrilla groups in India, mostly associated with the Communist Party of India (Maoist).
  • Red Brigades
    The Red Brigades (Italian: Brigate Rosse [briˈɡate ˈrosse], often abbreviated BR) was a left-wing paramilitary organization, based in Italy, responsible for numerous violent incidents, including assassinations, kidnapping and robberies during the so-called "Years of Lead".
  • Syrian Resistance
    The Syrian Resistance (Al Muqāwamat al-Sūriyah, Arabic: المقاومة السورية), formerly known as the Popular Front for the Liberation of the Sanjak of Iskandarun (Arabic: الجبهة الشعبية لتحرير لواء اســكندرون), is a pro-government Syrian armed group operating in northwest Syria, claiming a Marxist–Leninist ideology.
  • Kachaks
    Kachaks (Albanian: kaçak, Serbian: kačaci/качаци) is a term used for the Albanian bandits active in the 19th and early 20th century in northern Albania, Montenegro, Kosovo and Macedonia, and later as a term for the militias of Albanian revolutionary organizations against the Kingdom of Serbia (1910–18) Kingdom of Yugoslavia (1918–24), called the "Kaçak movement".
  • Front de libération du Québec
    The Front de libération du Québec (FLQ; "Quebec Liberation Front") was a separatist and Marxist-Leninist paramilitary group in Quebec.
  • Turkistan Islamic Party
    The Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP), or Turkistan Islamic Movement (TIM), formerly known as the East Turkestan Islamic Movement (ETIM), and other names, is an Islamic terrorist and separatist organization founded by Uyghur militants in western China.
  • Righteous Army
    Righteous armies, sometimes called irregular armies or militias, have appeared several times in Korean history, when the national armies were in need of assistance.
  • Karen National Liberation Army
    The Karen National Liberation Army (Burmese: ကရင်အမျိုးသား လွတ်မြောက်ရေး တပ်မတော်; abbreviated KNLA) is the military branch of the Karen National Union (KNU), which campaigns for the self-determination of the Karen people of Myanmar (Burma).
  • Rote Zora
    Rote Zora (English: Red Zora, from the book Die Rote Zora und ihre Bande by Kurt Held) was a militant feminist group active in West Germany from 1977–95, known for a series of bombings.
  • Werwolf
    Werwolf (pronounced [ˈveːɐ̯vɔlf], German for "werewolf") was the name given to a Nazi plan, which began development in 1944, to create a resistance force which would operate behind enemy lines as the Allies advanced through Germany.
  • Albanian National Army
    The Albanian National Army (abbreviated ANA; Albanian: Armata Kombëtare Shqiptare, AKSh), it is an Albanian paramilitary organization on Republic of Macedonia , Serbia and Kosovo.
  • Armatoloi
    Armatoloi (pronounced ar-ma-to-LEE; Greek plural Αρματολοί; singular Armatolos, Αρματολός; also called Armatoles in English) were Christian Greek irregular soldiers, or militia, commissioned by the Ottomans to enforce the Sultan's authority within an administrative district called an Armatoliki (Greek singular Αρματολίκι; plural Armatolikia, Αρματολίκια).
  • Official Irish Republican Army
    The Official Irish Republican Army or Official IRA (OIRA) was an Irish republican paramilitary group whose goal was to remove Northern Ireland from the United Kingdom and create a "workers' republic" encompassing all of Ireland.
  • Symbionese Liberation Army
    The United Federated Forces of the Symbionese Liberation Army (SLA) was an American self-styled left-wing revolutionary organization active between 1973 and 1975 that considered itself a vanguard army.
  • Real Irish Republican Army
    The Real Irish Republican Army or Real IRA, also referred to as the New IRA (since the 2012 merger), is an Irish republican paramilitary organisation which aims to bring about a united Ireland.
  • Malayan Peoples' Anti-Japanese Army
    The Malayan People's Anti-Japanese Army (MPAJA) was a paramilitary group that was active during the Japanese occupation of Malaya from 1942 to 1945.
  • 2 June Movement
    2 June Movement (German: Bewegung 2. Juni) was a West German violent non-state actor based in West Berlin.
  • People's Defence Forces
    People's Defence Forces (Kurdish: Hêzên Parastina Gel(HPG); is the military wing of the PKK.
  • Tupamaros West-Berlin
    The Tupamaros West-Berlin (TW) were a small German Marxist organization which carried out a series of bombings and arsons at the end of the 1960s.
  • Nicaraguan Democratic Force
    The Nicaraguan Democratic Force (Fuerza Democrática Nicaragüense, or FDN) was one of the earliest Contra groups, formed on August 11, 1981 in Guatemala City.
  • National Liberation Army (Macedonia)
    The National Liberation Army (Albanian: Ushtria Çlirimtare Kombëtare - UÇK; Macedonian: Ослободителна народна армија - ОНА, Osloboditelna narodna armija - ONA), also known as the Macedonian UÇK, is a militant organization that operated in the Republic of Macedonia in 2001 and was closely associated with the Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA).
  • Sudan Liberation Movement/Army
    The Sudan Liberation Movement/Army or (Arabic: حركة تحرير السودان, Ḥarakat Taḥrīr Al-Sūdān) (abbreviated as either SLM or SLA) is a Sudanese rebel group.
  • Cheta
    A Cheta (Albanian: çeta, Bulgarian: чета, Serbian: чета/četa, Turkish: çete, Greek: τσέτης) was an armed band organized by the mostly Bulgarian, Serbian, Orthodox Christian population on the territory of the Ottoman Empire that undertook anti-Turkish activity.
  • Vrezh
    The Vrezh (translated as Vengeance from Armenian) is thought to have been an underground militant movement reportedly created by Dashnak leadership in 1989 to fight Azerbaijan and authorities in Northern Caucasus by bombing civilian targets.
  • Syrian Islamic Liberation Front
    The Syrian Islamic Liberation Front (SILF; Arabic: جبهة تحرير سوريا الإسلامية‎‎, Jabhat Tahrīr Sūriyā al-Islāmiyyah), was a coalition of Islamist rebel brigades who fought against the Bashar al-Assad government in the Syrian civil war.