francs-tireurs

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francs-tireurs:

see guerrilla warfareguerrilla warfare
[Span.,=little war], fighting by groups of irregular troops (guerrillas) within areas occupied by the enemy. When guerrillas obey the laws of conventional warfare they are entitled, if captured, to be treated as ordinary prisoners of war; however, they are
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Les Francs Tireurs - Andre Larin, Jean-Pierre Paiement
Marie-Josee Levesque, Andre St-Pierre - Les Francs Tireurs