List of guerrillas

__NOTOC__ List of famous guerrillas, ordered by region:

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A

Afghanistan

*Abdul Haq
*Gulbuddin Hekmatyar
*Ismail Khan
*Mohammed Omar
*Osama bin Laden, Al-Qaida leader
*Ahmed Shah Massoud
*Jalaluddin Haqqani

Albania

*Skanderbeg

Algeria

*Abdel Kadir in Algeria
*Saadi Yacef
*Ali la Pointe

Angola

*Jonas Savimbi in Angola

Arabia

*Ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia
*T. E. Lawrence

Argentina

* Enrique Gorriarán Merlo

Austria

*Andreas Hofer

B

Bolivia

*Che Guevara in Ñancahuazu, Bolivia

Brazil

*Anita Garibaldi in Brazil.
*Carlos Marighella
*Giuseppe Garibaldi in Brazil.

C

Cambodia

*Pol Pot

Cameroon

* Osende Afana
* Félix Moumié
* Ernest Ouandié
* Ruben Um Nyobé

Chad

*Goukouni Oueddei
*Hissène Habré
*Ibrahim Abatcha
*Idriss Déby
*Rabih az-Zubayr
*Youssouf Togoïmi

Chechnya

*Aslan Maskhadov
*Dzhokhar Dudayev
*Akhmed Zakayev
*Zelimkhan Yandarbiyev
*Imam Shamil in Daghestan
*Amir Ibn al-Khattab
*Sheikh Abdul Halim
*Shamil Basayev

China

*Mao Zedong in China

Colombia

*Jacobo Arenas
*Manuel Marulanda
*Camilo Torres

Cuba

*Fidel Castro in Cuba
*Camilo Cienfuegos
*Che Guevara in Cuba, Bolivia, Africa and South America
*Antonio Maceo in Cuba

Cyprus

*Georgios Grivas in Cyprus

D

Democratic Republic of the Congo

*Laurent-Désiré Kabila
*Laurent Nkunda
*Pierre Mulele

Dominican Republic

*Ramón Natera in the Dominican Republic
*Gregorio Urbano Gilbert

E

Egypt

*Inarus ( an Egyptian rebel ruler ) together with Athenian allies fought for a year and a half in the marshes in north Egypt against Persians.

El Salvador

*Ana María
*Cayetano Carpio (Comandante Marcial)
*Joaquín Villalobos

Eritrea

* Isaias Afewerki

Estonia

* Rummu Jüri
* Aivar Voitka
* Ülo Voitka

Ethiopia

*Haile Selassie I of Ethiopia
*Hayelom Araya
*Kinfe Gebremedhin
*Meles Zenawi
*Sebhat Nega
*Siye Abraha

F

France

*Bertrand du Guesclin
*Charles de Gaulle
*Georges Cadoudal

G

Germany

*Paul Emil von Lettow-Vorbeck
*Thomas Muentzer in Germany

Greece

*Athanasios Diakos
*Geórgios Karaïskákis
*Manolis Glezos
*Markos Botsaris
*Odysseas Androutsos
*Theodoros Kolokotronis

Guatemala

* Rodrigo Asturias
* Comandante Rolando Morán

Guinea

*Samory Touré in Guinea

H

Haiti

* Benoît Batraville
* Charlemagne Péralte

I

Republic of India

*Alluri Seetharamaraju in Andhra Pradesh
* General Akhil Uppal,

Indonesia

*General Sudirman was the military commander of Republican Indonesian forces during Indonesia's fight for independence from the Dutch in the 1940s
*Abdul Haris Nasution in Indonesia

Iran

*Ashraf Dehghani
*Babak Khorramdin
*Hassan-i Sabbah
*Ismail I
*Massoud Rajavi
*Maryam Rajavi

Iraq

*Mustafa Barzani
*Abu Musab al-Zarqawi
*Moqtada al-Sadr
*Zayd ibn Ali

Ireland

Irish Republican

*Michael Collins, Old IRA guerrilla leader (during British rule of Ireland)
*Tom Barry
*Gerry Adams, suspected Provisional IRA Army Council member
*Martin McGuiness, suspected Provisional IRA Army Council member
*Seamus Costello, Official IRA member
*Stakeknife, senior Provisional IRA member and British government informant, alleged to be Freddie Scappaticci
*Bobby Sands, IRA member and Hunger Striker
*Francis Hughes, IRA member and later Hunger Striker
*Dominic McGlinchey, IRA and later INLA leader

Ulster Loyalist

*Billy Wright, Loyalist Volunteer Force leader
*John Gregg, senior Ulster Defence Association member, attempted to assassinate Gerry Adams
*Johnny Adair aka "Mad Dog", leader of the Ulster Freedom Fighters

State of Israel

*Avraham Stern
*Menachem Begin
*Yitzhak Shamir

Italy

*Fabius Maximus
*Giuseppe Garibaldi
*Giuseppe Mazzini

J

Japan

*Kusunoki Masashige
*Hosoya Judayu
*Tatsumi Naofumi
*Hayashi Tadataka

K


=Occupied Kashmir=

* multi-factional mujahideen

Kosovo

*Hashim Thaci

L

Laos

*General Vang Pao in Kingdom of Laos
*Pa Chay Vue

Lebanon

*Hassan Nasrallah in Lebanon

Lesotho

*Ntsu Mokhehle in Lesotho

Liberia

*Charles Taylor
*Prince Johnson

Libya

*Omar Mukhtar

M

Malaysia

*Force 136
*Chin Peng, Malayan Communist Party
*Japanese Red Army "(Nihon Sekigun)"

Mexico

*Subcomandante Marcos of the Zapatista Army of National Liberation in Chiapas, Mexico
*Pancho Villa
*Emiliano Zapata

Morocco

*Abd el-Krim

Mozambique

*Afonso Dhlakama
*André Matsangaissa
*Eduardo Mondlane
*Filipe Samuel Magaia
*Samora Moïses Machel

Myanmar

*Khun Sa
*Saya San

N

Namibia

*Jakobus Morenga
*Hendrik Witbooi

Nepal

*Prachanda

Netherlands

*Pier Gerlofs Donia
*Wijerd Jelckama
*Haring Harinxma
*Jancko Douwama

Nicaragua

*Adolfo Calero
*Arlen Siu
*Augusto César Sandino
*Carlos Fonseca
*Daniel Ortega
*Dora María Téllez
*Edén Pastora (Comandante Cero)
*Enrique Bermúdez
*Humberto Ortega
*Joaquín Cuadra
*Nora Astorga
*Rigoberto Cruz

P

Pakistan

*Ramzi Yousef (Al-Qaida)

Palestine

*Yasser Arafat
*George Habash
*Leila Khaled
*Abu Nidal
*Yahya Ayyash
*Marwan Barghouti
*Amin al-Husayni
*Ahmed Jibril
*Izz El-Deen Sheikh Khalil
*Khaled Mashal
*Dalal Mughrabi
*Izz ad-Din al-Qassam
*Abdel Aziz al-Rantissi
*Omar Rezaq
*Sirhan Sirhan
*Mahmoud Tawalbe
*Ahmed Yassin
*Abu Ali Mustafa
*Ahmad Sa'adat

Peru

*Abimael Guzmán (Presidente Gonzalo)

Philippines

*Emilio Aguinaldo
*Gabriela Silang
*José María Sison
*Luis Taruc

Poland

* Feliks Ankerstein
* Edmund Charaszkiewicz
* Henryk "Hubal" Dobrzański
* Józef Kasparek

R

Romania

* Vlad the Impaler

Rwanda

*Paul Kagame
*Fred Rwigema

Scotland

*Robert I of Scotland
*William Wallace

Sierra Leone

*Foday Sankoh

Singapore

*Lim Bo Seng, Force 136
*Tan Chong Tee, Force 136

South Africa

*Christiaan de Wet
*Jan Smuts in the Second Boer War
*Koos de la Rey
*Nelson Mandela
*Potlako Leballo
*Walter Sisulu

Soviet Union

*Mikhail Frunze in the Soviet Union
*Stepniak, Russian radical
*Stepan Bandera

Spain

*Aben Humeya
*Abo Hafs Omer Al-Baloty
*Francisco Sabate El Quico, Anarchist maquis fighter killed in 1960
*José Miguel Beñaran Ordeñana
*Pelayo
*Umar ibn Hafsun
*El Empecinado

Sri Lanka

* Velupillai Prabakharan, leader of the Tamil Tigers
* Rohana Wijeweera

Sudan

*John Garang
*Khalil Ibrahim
*Muhammad Ahmad
*Osman Digna
*Rabih az-Zubayr
*Sebehr Rahma

Suriname

*Ronnie Brunswijk in Suriname

T

Tunisia

*Abu 'Abdullah al-Shi'i
*Abu Yazid
*Hannibal

Turkey

*Deniz Gezmiş
*Hüseyin İnan
*İbrahim Kaypakkaya
*Yusuf Aslan
*Mahir Çayan
*Sinan Cemgil
*Ulaş Bardakçı
*Mihri Belli

U

Uganda

*Yoweri Museveni
*Alice Auma (Alice Lakwena)
*Joseph Kony

Ukraine

*Nestor Makhno in the Ukraine

United Kingdom

*Orde Wingate (founder of the Chindits) in Palestine and Burma
*Owain Glyndŵr in Wales
*T. E. Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) in Arabia

United States


=Confederate=

*Champ Ferguson American Civil War
*William Quantrill American Civil War
*Dan Showalter American Civil War
*John Singleton Mosby American Civil War
*John Hunt Morgan American Civil War
*Evan MacLeod American Civil War

Symbionese Liberation Army

*Donald DeFreeze
*Camilla Hall
*Emily Harris
*Russ Little
*Patricia Soltysik
*Willie Wolfe
*Weather Underground

Others

*Wendell Fertig - World War II
*William Orlando Darby - World War II
*Robert Rogers - French and Indian War
*Francis Marion - American War of Independence
*Orlando Bosch in Cuba, America and South America
*Ethan Allen - American War of Independence
*Jonathan James Shearman - Gulf war, Urban&Rural crime watchman

Uruguay

*Raúl Sendic during the 60's and 70's in Uruguay

V

Vietnam

*Ho Chi Minh
*Lê Lợi
*Vo Nguyen Giap

Y

Yugoslavia

*Draža Mihailović in Yugoslavia
*Josip Broz Tito in Yugoslavia

Z

Zimbabwe

*Joshua Nkomo
*Robert Mugabe

ee also

*List of guerrilla movements
*List of samurai
*List of usurpers
*List of condottieri
*List of conquistadors
*List of military commanders
*List of revolutions and rebellions
*Maoism
*Klepht
*Hajduk
*Martial Race
*Blitzkrieg
*Erwin Rommel
*Oliver Cromwell
*Nonviolence

External links

* List of United States Civil War guerrillas [http://members.tripod.com/~Penningtons/roster.htm US Civil War guerrillas]


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