Tamara Bunke
Haydée Tamara Bunke Bider (November 19, 1937 – August 31, 1967), better known as Tania or Tania the Guerrilla, was an Argentine-born East German communist revolutionary and spy who played a prom...
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Metodi Shatorov
Metodi Tasev Shatorov - Sharlo (Bulgarian: Методи Шаторов - Шарло and Macedonian Cyrillic: Методиja Шаторов - Шарло) (January 10, 1897, Prilep, Manastir Vilayet, Ottoman Empire – September 12, 1944 ne...
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Jonas Savimbi
Jonas Malheiro Savimbi (August 3, 1934 – February 22, 2002) was an Angolan political and military leader.He founded and led the National Union for the Total Independence of Angola (UNITA).UNITA first ...
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Soviet war in Afghanistan
The Soviet war in Afghanistan lasted over nine years from December 1979 to February 1989. Part of the Cold War, it was fought between Soviet-led Afghan forces against multi-national insurgen...
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Ahmad Shah Massoud
Ahmad Shah Massoud (Dari Persian: احمد شاه مسعود; September 2, 1953 – September 9, 2001) was an Afghan political and military leader, who was a powerful military commander during the re...
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Anton Fransch
Anton Fransch (c. 1969 – 17 November 1989), nom de guerre Mahomad, was a commander in Umkhonto we Sizwe. He was killed on 17 November 1989 in Cape Town by police and South African Defense Forces for h...
Saur Revolution
The Saur Revolution (Dari: إنقلاب ثور Pashto: د ثور انقلاب‎) (also written Sawr Revolution) is the name given to the communist People's Democratic Party of Afghanistan (PDPA) takeover of pol...
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Carlos Marighella
Carlos Marighella (5 December 1911 – 4 November 1969) was a Brazilian Marxist revolutionary and writer.Marighella's most famous contribution to guerrilla literature was the Minimanual of the Urb...
Abu Ayyub al-Masri
Abu Ayyub al-Masri ( pronunciation  AH-boo ah-YOOB al MAHSS-ree أبو أيّوب المصري, ʾAbū ʾAyyūb al-Maṣrī ; translation: "Father of Ayyub the Egyptian") (ca. 1968 – 18 April 2010), also kn...
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Pranas Končius
Pranas Končius code name Adomas (born in 1911 in Bargaliai, Kretinga district) was the last anti-Soviet Lithuanian partisan killed in action. He was shot by MVD forces on July 6, 1965 (or according to...
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Manuel Ascencio Padilla
Commandante Manuel Ascencio Padilla (or Manuel Ascensio Padilla) (September 26, 1774 – September 14, 1816) was an Upper Peruvian guerrilla chief who fought in the Bolivian War of Independence wi...
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Dadullah
Maulavi or Mullah Dadullah or Dadullah Akhund (Pashto: ملا دادالله آخوند‎) (c. 1966 – 12 May 2007) was the Taliban's senior military commander until he was killed by British and Americ...
Grigoris Afxentiou
Grigoris Pieris Afxentiou (Greek: Γρηγόρης Πιερής Αυξεντίου; 1928–1957) was a guerrilla fighter who fought against the British rule of Cyprus and is considered a national hero. In the hierarchy of...
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Civil war in Afghanistan (1992-1996)
The 1992 to 1996 phase of the conflict in Afghanistan (1978–present) began after the resignation of the communist President Mohammad Najibullah. The post-communist Islamic State of Afghanistan was est...
Adolfo Fernández Cavada
Adolfo Fernández Cavada (1832 – December 18, 1871) was a soldier and diplomat, an officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War who served as captain in the Philadelphia 23rd Pennsylva...
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Gusti Ketuk Jelantik
I Gusti Ketut Jelantik (-1849) was a Balinese Prime Minister of the state of Buleleng, who resisted the imposition of Dutch treaties.He became a leader in the resistance against the Dutch invasion of ...
Civil war in Afghanistan (1996-2001)
In 1996 the Taliban captured the Afghan capital Kabul and established the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan. The Islamic State of Afghanistan government remained the internationally recognized government...
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Civil war in Afghanistan (1989-1992)
The 1989 to 1992 phase of the Afghan Civil War began after the Soviet Union withdrew from Afghanistan, leaving the Afghan communist government to fend for itself against the Mujahideen. After several ...
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Arshak Gafavian
Arshak Gavafian, better known by his nom de guerre Keri (1858 – 15 May 1916), was an Armenian fedayee military commander and member of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation.
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Abd al-Rahim al-Hajj Muhammad
Abd al-Rahim al-Hajj Muhammad (Arabic: عبد الرحيم الحج محمد‎;1892 – 23 March 1939), also known by his kunya Abu Kamal, was a prominent Palestinian Arab commander of rebel forces during ...
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Tuman Tumanian
Tuman Tumanian (Armenian: Թուման Թումանյան; 1879–1906) was an active participant of the Armenian national liberation movement. Tuman Tumanian was born in 1879 in Shusha, Russian Empire and had his...
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