Military presence of the imperial army in the Dhofar rebellion

This public contraction of their aims coincided with a reduction in the support they received from the Soviet Union and China. Meanwhile, the rebels were steadily cleared from the Jebel Qara and Jebel Samhan by firqats and were driven into the western part of the Jebel Qamar.Nevertheless, the rebels kept the respect of their opponents for their resilience and skill.