To aid in the drive, the army also hired and armed local bands of 'civilian collaborators' licensed to kill peasants whom they considered guerrillas or 'potential' guerrillas. There were those who doubted the wisdom of encouraging such measures in violence-prone...
Land, Power, and Poverty: Agrarian Transformation and Political Conflict in ... - Page 108
by Charles D. Brockett - 1998 - 270 pages
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