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RIF

Abbreviation for resistance-inducing factor.
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The troops in Morocco believed the weak-kneed Primo would abandon the campaign to repress the Riffians. However the would-be rebellion fizzled and Franco offered to resign.
Modelo 1908 remained in service through the Riffian Wars in Spanish Morocco (1920-1926) while others showed up during the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939).
1921 saw early service in Spain's colonial campaigns against the Riffian tribes of Morocco in the 1920s, its first large scale combat use came during the Spanish Civil War of 1936-1939.