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Sabia Dreptății (English: The Sword of Justice) was one of the organized anti-Soviet groups in Bălți, Bessarabia.

Sabia Dreptății
Formation1945
Extinction1947
Typeanti-Soviet group
Location

OverviewEdit

Sabia Dreptății was initiated by students Petre Lungu and Ion Moraru from Bălți. This anti-Soviet armed resistance group was active in Bălți during the Stalinist era. "Sabia Dreptății" was discovered by the NKVD in 1947, based at the Pedagogical Lycée (former Ion Creangă Lycée) in Bălți.[1]

Moraru was an anti-communist writer and activist in Bessarabia. For one year, he was imprisoned in the same camp at Ekibastuz with Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn[2]

BibliographyEdit

  • Elena Postică, "Sabia Dreptății", în Ţara, 1995, 19, 26 ianuarie

NotesEdit

  1. ^ (in Romanian) Comisia Prezidenţială pentru Analiza Dictaturii Comuniste din România: Raport Final / ed.: Vladimir Tismăneanu, Dorin Dobrincu, Cristian Vasile, Bucureşti: Humanitas, 2007, 879 pp., ISBN 978-973-50-1836-8
  2. ^ Organizatia anti-sovietica “Sabia Dreptatii” Archived 2011-08-09 at the Wayback Machine

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