NAGs

Muslim Brotherhood


Year Formed: 1979
Year Terminated: 1982

Target States:
Syria

Ideational Characteristics:
Religious

Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership
Change of Regime Type

External Supporters:

Iraq

Jordan

Turkey

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 110

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1111

References:

Commitment to Disunity. 1980. Economic and Political Weekly 15 (48): 1996.

Haas, Mark L. 2012. "The Clash of Ideologies: Middle Eastern Politics and American Security". Oxford University Press.

Lefevre, Raphael. 2013. "Ashes of Hama: The Muslim Brotherhood in Syria". Oxford University Press

Khatib, Line. 2012. "Islamic Revivalism in Syria: The Rise and Fall of Ba'thist Secularism". Routledge.

Maoz,Moshe and Avner Yaniv. 2013. "Syria Under Assad (RLE Syria): Domestic Constraints and Regional Risks". Routledge. 

Pargeter, Alison. 2011. "The Muslim Brotherhood: The Burden of Tradition". Saqi Books.  

Talhamy, Yvette. 2009. The Syrian Muslim Brotherhood and the Syrian Iranian Relationship. The Middle East Journal 63 (4): 561-580.

Teitelbaum, Joshua. 2004. The Muslim Brotherhood and the Struggle for Syria, 1947–1958 Between Accommodation and Ideology, Middle Eastern Studies 40 (3): 134-158.
 
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