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Night of the Long Knives

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NAZI GERMANY: Night of the Long Knives

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Night of the Long Knives | The 20th century | World history | Khan Academy

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Night of the Long Knives

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The Night of the Long Knives was a purge that took place in Nazi Germany in 1934, when Adolf Hitler ordered a series of political extrajudicial executions intended to consolidate his hold on power in Germany, as well as to alleviate the concerns of the German military about the role of Ernst Röhm and the Sturmabteilung.
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    • Hitler and the ''Sturmabteilung'' (SA)