Ukrainian Insurgent Army by fpv12944

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									                       Ukrainian Insurgent Army

 (Ukrainska Povstanska Armyia, UPA), military wing of the Organization of
Ukrainian Nationalists. During World War II, the UPA fought both Soviet and
Polish troops in an effort to achieve Ukrainian independence; along the way
they murdered Jews and 40,000 Poles.




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1/1           Shoah Resource Center, The International School for Holocaust Studies

								
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