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ProGovernment Vigilantes (Cambodia)

Name assigned by coder: yes
PGM ID Number: 237
Country: Cambodia
Date formed: Sept. 12, 1998
Details of Formation:
Date dissolved: Unknown
Details of Termination:
Successor group(s): none
Private Military Company? no
Government Relation: type1
Government Link(s): political party
Training and Equipment no information
Shared Information and Joint Operations yes
Shared personnel no information
Types of Material Support: unclear
State Sponsor(s): none
Other Connection(s):
Membership: village/rural; adolescents
Location: Phnom Phenh
Force Strength: [unknown, unknown]
Target(s): unarmed political opposition, government critics
Purpose(s): protect state, national or religious leader(s)
Other Information: Loyal to PM Hun Sen's Cambodian People's Party. Coordinated activity with police.