TITLE

MANAGING COUNTERINSURGENCY: LESSONS FROM MALAYA

AUTHOR(S)
Ladwig III, Walter C.
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Military Review;May/Jun2007, Vol. 87 Issue 3, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Malayan Emergency, a British-led campaign against Communist guerrillas. It says that the Malayan Emergency is a case of successful counterinsurgency effort and demonstrates a method of achieving close coordination and effective management of civil and military resources. It mentions that the newly established government of the Federation of Malaya was not configured to effectively hold a coordinated counterinsurgency campaign during the outbreak of the Emergency.
ACCESSION #
25002960

 

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