Organizing and Managing Unconventional War in Laos, 1962-1970
RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA
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This report describes and assesses the U.S. role in Laos from 1962, when the Geneva Accords went formally into effect, to 1970, when the quiet war in Laos intensified and changed its character. The emphasis in on organizational and managerial problems, especially given the constraints imposed by the Geneva Accords. This is also a case study presenting a broader examination of the strengths and weaknesses of the United States Government in dealing with counterinsurgency.
- Unconventional Warfare