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NKVD (НКВД)
Fowk's Commissariat o Internal Affairs
Народный комиссариат внутренних дел
Naródnyi komissariát vnútrennikh dél
Emblema NKVD.svg
NKVD emblem
Agency owerview
Formed 1934
Precedin agency
  • NKVD o the RSFSR
Dissolved 1946
Supersedin agency
Teep Secret polis
Intelligence agency
Jurisdiction Soviet Union
Heidquarters Lubyanka Squerr, Moscow
Agency executives
Paurent agency Cooncil o the Fowk's Commissars

The Fowk's Commissariat for Internal Affairs (Народный комиссариат внутренних дел, Narodnyi Komissariat Vnutrennikh Del), abbreviatit NKVD (НКВД About this sound listen ), wis a law enforcement agency o the Soviet Union that directly executit the will o the Aw Union Communist Pairty. It wis closely associatit wi the Soviet secret polis, which at times wis pairt o the agency, an is kent for its poleetical repression during the era o Joseph Stalin.

Coordinates: 55°45′38″N 37°37′41″E / 55.7606°N 37.6281°E / 55.7606; 37.6281