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Categories: Wars involving the United States, Reagan administration controversies, Terrorism in Nicaragua, Anti-communist terrorism, Counter-revolutionaries
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Contras
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A Nicaraguan counterrevolutionary guerrilla force from 1979 to 1990; it opposed a left-wing government, with support from the United States WordNet 3.0
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A Nicaraguan counterrevolutionary guerrilla force from 1979 to 1990; it opposed a left-wing government, with support from the United States WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
The Contras were the various U.S.-backed and funded right-wing rebel groups that were active from 1979 to the early 1990s in opposition to the Marxist Sandinista Junta of National Reconstruction Government in Nicaragua. Wikipedia
Nicaraguan counter-revolutionaries opposed to the Sandinistas Wikipedia Disambiguation
U.S.-supported right-wing rebels of Nicaragua Wikidata