Accession Number:

AD0773123

Title:

Military Forces (Army) in Colombia During Conflict Stage of Insurgency

Descriptive Note:

Individual research rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-03-08

Pagination or Media Count:

64.0

Abstract:

The study examines Colombia during the conflict stage of insurgency which is considered to have started in April 1948 after the Assassination of Liberal Party leader Jorge Eleicer Gaitan. Presented is a discussion of the action or inaction of the Colombian Government during this period with a detailed discussion on how the Army was employed.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE