NAGs

Latvian National Guerrilla Organisation (LNPA)


Year Formed: 1946
Year Terminated: 1946

Target States:
Russia (Soviet Union)

Ideational Characteristics:
Ethno-nationalist

Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership
Secession/Territorial Demand

External Supporters:

Sweden

United Kingdom

Germany

German Federal Republic

 

Narrative Summary:

According to UCDP / PRIO dataset, the group is in low activity since 1946.



NAG Support Dataset Code: 13

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1013

References:

Nollendorfs, Valters & Celle, Ojars & Michele, Gundega & Neiburgs, Uldis & Stabko, Dagnija. The Three Occupations of Latvia 1940-1991: Soviet and Nazi Take-overs and Their Consequences. Riga: Occupation Museum Foundation, 2005. Print.

Swain, Geoffrey. "Divided We Fall: Division Within the National Partisans of Vidzeme and Latgale, Fall 1945." Journal of Baltic Studies 38.2 (2007): 195-214. Web.

Berkis, Alexander V. "Soviet Russia's Persecution of Latvia, 1918 to the Present". Journal of Historical Review. Spring 1988. Vol. 8, No. 1. pages 25-40.

Dorril, Stephen. "MI6: Inside the Covert World of Her Majesty's Secret Intelligent Service". 21 May 2002. pages 281, 284