CAFGUCivilian Armed Forces Geographical Unit (Philippines)
CAFGUCitizens Armed Forces Geographical Unit (Philippines)
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It is standard policy for the military to recruit the tribal people into CAFGU militia, but some progressives allege they are creating armed paramilitaries called "Alamara" to aid in their counterinsurgency and clear areas for corporate development.
When Kalingahon residents returned to their village, they found their crops largely destroyed, some houses demolished and their livestock and belongings missing -- all of which they attribute to military and CAFGU forces.
After the training, they are organized as CAFGU units.
The Bagani paramilitary group is the military's version of the CAFGU (Civilian Armed Force