Can Lao

What is Can Lao?

Can Lao meaning in Military or Vietnam War terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
the powerful semisecret political party of the Diem government headed by Ngo Dinh Nhu, Diem’s brother. It permeated the entire administrative, intelligence, and defense structures of South Vietnam.

 

reference: Glossary of Military Terms & Slang from the Vietnam War