Military Periscope Logo


Tupac Amaru Revolutionary Movement

group name

Tupac Amaru Revolutionary Movement, or Movimiento Revolucionario Tupac Amaru (MRTA). The group took its name from Tupac Amaru II, an 18th-century rebel leader and descendent of the last indigenous Incan leader.


The primary area of operation was Peru. Supporters may have extended throughout Latin America and into Western Europe.

stated purpose

The MRTA aimed to establish a Marxist regime in Peru. It sought the downfall of what it called the imperialist...

Please log in to continue reading.

Not yet a subscriber? Take a free trial.

Military Periscope gives you easy-to-use, integrated, open-source intelligence on…

  • More than 7,500 weapons systems and platforms
  • Nearly every country's armed forces
  • Militant organizations
laptop image

Try Military Periscope free for seven days

Military Periscope Logo

Your online source for military news, weapons, and nation's armed forces worldwide

Military Periscope FEDLINK information

Service ID: UC

Contract Number: LCFDL24D0002

Military Periscope is a product of GovExec.

600 New Hampshire Ave., Suite 510,

Washington DC, 20037, USA.

©Military Periscope 2024

All rights reserved. Redistribution of the content is prohibited without prior consent of Military Periscope.