The Fowk's Commissariat for Internal Affairs (Народный комиссариат внутренних дел, Narodnyi komissariat vnutrennikh del), abbreviatit NKVD (НКВД Aboot this soondlisten ), 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.

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Fowk's Commissariat o Internal Affairs
Народный комиссариат внутренних дел
Naródnyi komissariát vnútrennikh dél
Emblema NKVD.svg
NKVD emblem
Agency owerview
Precedin agency
  • NKVD o the RSFSR
Supersedin agency
TeepSecret polis
Intelligence agency
JurisdictionSoviet Union
HeidquartersLubyanka Squerr, Moscow
Agency executives
Paurent agencyCooncil o the Fowk's Commissars

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