dislocated civilian


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dislocated civilian

A broad term that includes a displaced person, an evacuee, an expellee, an internally displaced person, a migrant, a refugee, or a stateless person. Also called DC. See also displaced person; evacuee; expellee; internally displaced person; migrant; refugee; stateless person.
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Conducting maneuver and mobility support operations, including route reconnaissance, surveillance, circulation control, dislocated civilian and straggler control, and information dissemination.
Their skills include public safety, agriculture, finance, economics and the support of dislocated civilian operations.
This develops and reinforces the skill sets needed to support the wartime mission of providing stability and order within a given area of operation through L&O, criminal investigation, customs support, dislocated civilian assistance, and host nation policing operations.
This chapter also includes new items such as MP support to breaching operations, dislocated civilian control, internment and resettlement operations, and police-intelligence operations.
Impoverished Yemen cannot care for dislocated civilians in the same way as its rich neighbor Saudi Arabia, which provides its evacuees with air-conditioned tents or hotel vouchers.