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insurgency

  
  ( insurgencies    plural  ) An insurgency is a violent attempt to oppose a country's government carried out by citizens of that country.  
FORMAL      n-var   (=uprising, insurrection)  
He has led a violent armed insurgency for 15 years.     
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