It describes how the relatively high-technology Soviet troops fought in a protracted war of attrition with a low-technology, ill-disciplined, but highly motivated guerrilla force
until the Soviets were forced to withdraw.
Overall, the SPLA remains a guerrilla force
that lacks air power and heavy weapons and can do little more than harass the armed forces.
4 THE GENERALS OF GOD'S ARMY Simultaneously fascinating and disconcerting, the Associated Press photos of the twin Burmese twelve-year-old boys Johnny and Luther Htoo, leaders of God's Army, the tribal guerrilla force
that recently struck at a hospital across the border in neighboring Thailand, continue to mesmerize me.
It's like having a small guerrilla force
instead of a large standing army in the field.
The war on terror is classified as an asymmetrical operation because the foe is not another super-power but rather an international guerrilla force
Despite the escalation of the conflict in recent weeks, the Colombian government and the FARC, the largest guerrilla force
in Colombia, continue to seek a final peace agreement at the negotiating table in Havana, Cuba, to end 50 years of armed conflict.
However, since 2005 the SPLA has absorbed many of the region's other armed groups and has struggled to transform from a guerrilla force
into a professional national army.
The rebels' guerrilla force
has been weakened from a peak of about 25,000 fighters in the mid-1980s due to battle losses, surrenders and factionalism.
I would describe them as an increasingly capable guerrilla force
The Shiite movement, heavily armed by Iran and Syria and which functions more like a conventional army than a guerrilla force
, will be a key instrument of Iranian retaliation in the event that hostilities break out.
00) provides Book 1 in the Cobra War series and tells of a guerrilla force
whose weapons were surgically implanted and deadly.
More than 17,000 fighters belong to the guerrilla force
- reputed to be one of the richest insurgent groups in the world.