Viktors Arājs (13 January 1910 – 13 January 1988) was a Latvian collaborator and Nazi SS officer, who took part in the Holocaust during the German occupation of Latvia and Belarus (then called White Russia or White Ruthenia) as the leader of the Arājs Kommando. The Arajs Kommando murdered about half of Latvia's Jews.
"Graf von der Schulenburg. German ambassador to Moskow. He informed the Soviet ambassador in Berlin about Hitler's plan to invade the USSR soon. Stalin was told, but didn't believe it. He thought it to be a British trick to induce the Soviets to attack Germany (Anthony Beevor, Stalingrad). Later he had connections to the German resistance Group around Karl Goerdeler and was executed after July 20, 1944.