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Indonesian – Ratih

May 27th, 2011 · No Comments · Indonesian, Militia

Ratih Relates to ‘trained citizens'; militia a concept related to defense, protection and/or security a strategy to deal with a threat Ratih (an acronym for ‘rakyat terlatih’ which literally means “trained citizens”) was a policy to recruit citizens, give them military training and arm them to guard the general election in 1999. The policy was […]

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