Counter-revolutionary
A counter-revolutionary is anyone who opposes a revolution, particularly those who act after a revolution to try to overturn or reverse it, in full or in part. The adjective, "counter-revolutionary",...
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Freikorps
Freikorps ([ˈfʀaɪ̯ˌkoːɐ̯], "Free Corps") were German volunteer military or anti-communist paramilitary units. The term was originally applied to voluntary armies formed in German lands from the middl...
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Loyalist (American Revolution)
Loyalists were American colonists who remained loyal to the British monarchy during the American Revolutionary War. At the time they were often called Tories, Royalists, or King's Men; Patriots called...
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Contras
The contras (some references use the capitalized form, "Contras") is a label given to the various rebel groups that were active from 1979 through to the early 1990s in opposition to the Sandinista Jun...
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White Terror
White Terror may refer to:
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Vittorio Alfieri
Count Vittorio Alfieri ([vitˈtɔrjo alˈfjɛri]; 16 January 1749 – 8 October 1803) was an Italian dramatist and poet, considered the "founder of Italian tragedy."
Alfieri was born at Asti in Piedmont...
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United Empire Loyalist
United Empire Loyalists (or 'Loyalists') is an honorific given in 1789 by Lord Dorchester, the governor of Quebec and Governor General of British North America, to American Loyalists who resettled in ...
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Russian Corps
The Russian Corps (German: Russisches Schutzkorps Serbien, Russian: Русский корпус, Serbian: Руски корпус) was an armed force composed of anti-Communist Russian émigrés in the Territory of...
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Ben Linder
Benjamin Ernest "Ben" Linder (July 7, 1959 – April 28, 1987), was an American engineer. While working on a small hydroelectric dam in rural northern Nicaragua Linder was killed by the Contras, a loose...
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Nicaragua v. United States
The Republic of Nicaragua v. The United States of America (1986) ICJ 1 is a public international law case decided by the International Court of Justice (ICJ). The ICJ ruled in favor of Nicaragua and a...
White movement
The White movement (Russian: Бѣлое движенiе/Белое движение, Beloye dvizheniye; [ˈbʲɛləɪ dvʲɪˈʐenʲɪɪ]) and its military arm the White Army (Бѣлая Армiя/Белая Армия, Belaya Armiya), also known as t...
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José de Córdoba y Rojas
José María Fernández de Córdoba y Rojas (also José de Córdoba) (San Fernando, Cádiz, 6 April 1774 - Potosí, 15 December 1810), was a Spanish military who played an important role in the early stages o...
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Sancheong-Hamyang massacre
The Sancheong and Hamyang massacre (Korean: 산청・함양 양민학살 사건, Hanja: 山清・咸陽良民虐殺事件) was a massacre conducted by a unit of the South Korean Army 11th Division during the Korean War. On 7 February 1951,...
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Iran Liberation Army
The Iran Liberation Army (Persian: آزادگان‎ (pl.), Azadegan, lit. "the [spiritually] free ones") was an Iranian monarchist organisation which sought to restore the Pahlavi dynasty following the ...
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Orlando Zapata
Orlando Zapata Tamayo (May 15, 1967 – February 23, 2010) was a Cuban mason, plumber, and political activist and prisoner who died after fasting for more than 80 days. His death received internat...
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Elizabeth Van Lew
Elizabeth Van Lew (October 25, 1818 – September 25, 1900) was a Richmond, Virginia abolitionist and philanthropist who built and operated an extensive spy ring for the United States during...
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Royalist (Spanish American Independence)
The royalists were the Latin American and European supporters of the various governing bodies of the Spanish Monarchy, during the Spanish American wars of independence, which lasted from 1808 until th...
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Siberian Army
The Siberian Army (Russian: Сибирская армия, Sibirskaya Armiya) was an anti-Bolshevik army during the Russian Civil War, which fought from June 1918 - July 1919 in Siberia - Ural Region.
After...
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Freikorps in the Baltic
After 1918, the term Freikorps was used for the anti-communist paramilitary organizations that sprang up around the German Empire, including in the Baltic states as soldiers returned in defeat from Wo...
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Reactionary
A reactionary is a person who holds political views that favor a return to the status quo ante, the previous political state of society, which possessed characteristics (discipline, respect for author...
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Jacinto de Romarate
Jacinto de Romarate Salamanca (1775 – 1836) was a Spanish sailor, who fought in the British invasions of the Río de la Plata and as a Royalist during the Argentine War of Independence. Back in S...
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