AZANLA

AcronymDefinition
AZANLAAzanian National Liberation Army
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MK was the liberation army associated with the African National Congress (ANG), APLA was associated with the Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) and AZANLA with the Black Consciouness Movement (BCM).
Of these 154 were former combatants from the African National Congress (ANC) military wing MK, 50 from the Pan Africanist Congress of Azania's military wing (APLA), 15 internal Self-Defense Unit members (known as SDUs--mostly ANG and some PAC), 1 AZANLA combatant (The armed wing of the Black Consciousness Movement), 1 Inkatha VIP Protection Unit member, 43 former SADF or post 1994 SANDF members, and 7 members from the former "independent" homeland defense forces (Ciskei, Transkei, Venda, and Boputhatswana).
However, some general features emerged from the survey of former members of statutory and non-statutory forces: SADF (now SANDF), TBVC Defense Forces, MK, APLA, AZANLA, Self-Defense Units (SDUs) (4) and Inkatha Protection Units.