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SA

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for SAUDI ARABIA.

Sa

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Saudi bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Saudi Arabia. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Saudi Arabia. Each Saudi province has its own code with the prefix "SA." For example, the code for the Province of Riyadh is ISO 3166-2:SA-01.

3. An abbreviation for a number of corporate structures, including Sociedad Anonima (Spanish) and Societe Anonyme (French).
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Sturmabteilung and Schutzstaffel, but also permeated all spheres of German society.
For instance, Herman Goring was the commander-in-chief of the Air Force (Luftwaffe), as well as the supreme leader of the Nazi Sturmabteilung (SA) and second in command to Hitler, and Karl Donitz was the commander-in-chief of the Kreigsmarine and became the "head of the German Government" following Hitler's death.
Nazi Stormtroopers, or Sturmabteilung, were the brown shirt-wearing paramilitary branch of the EVIL Nazis.
Beside its evocation of the Nazis' brown-shirred Sturmabteilung (SA), the group has much in common with the Soviet-era Komsomol (Communist Youth League), which was the main avenue for upward mobility among Soviet-era youth.
But we should consider: the concept of "stormtroopers" developed from its beginning in March 1915, when a unit known as Sturmabteilung Calsow (Calsow's Assault Detachment) under Major Calsow was formed by the Eighth Army by orders from the British War Ministry.
After his faithful participation in the Night of the Long Knives--Hitler's operation to purge the SS's main competitors, Ernst Rohm's Sturmabteilung (SA)--Dietrich was promoted to SS-Obergruppenfuhrer, Waffen-SS (Lieutenant General).
This book shows how the previous political and military experiences of the top leadership of the Sturmabteilung (SA) played a vital role in the success of Nazism during the years prior to Hitler's appointment as chancellor in 1933.
Koch, forming Sturmabteilung (Storm Detachment) Koch.