NAGs

Jam'iyyat-i Islami-yi Afghanistan


Year Formed: 1979
Year Terminated: 1989

Target States:
Afghanistan

Ideational Characteristics:
Religious

Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership
Change of Regime Type

External Supporters:

Pakistan

Iran

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 132

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1134

References:

___ 1981. “Afghan guerrillas open base”. The Globe and Mail. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 1981. “Afghan guerrillas step up attacks”. The Globe and Mail. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 1981. “Afghan Rebels Describe Their New Base Near Iran”. The New York Times. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 1984. “2 Afghan Rebels Vow Cooperation”. The New York Times. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 1984. “Afghan insurgent reported still free”. The Globe and Mail. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 1984. “Soviets cut off rebel supplies Afghan pass reported blocked”. The Globe and Mail. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 1985. “New Soviet Strategy A Worry To Pakistan”. Courier-Mail. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 1985. “Rebels set off explosive under Afghan Army post”. The Globe and Mail. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 1992. “Guerrillas Seize Kabul Majahedeen Gain Victory In Afghan Civil War”. St. Louis Post-Dispatch. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2001. “Afghanistan: Crisis of Impunity : the Role of Pakistan, Russia, and Iran in Fueling the Civil War”. Human Rights Watch.

___ 2011. “Afghanistan's ethnic fault-lines”. Kashmir Images (India). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Arney, George. 1988.Third World Review: The unmagnificent seven - The uneasy Mojahedin alliance fighting the Kabul war would not get the population's support as rulers”. The Guardian. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Bell, Gavin. 1987. “Soviet forces mauled in Afghan reply to offensive”. The Times. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Bohlen, Celestine. 1987. “Soviets Conclude Kabul Visit; Pledge to Help End Afghan Civil War”. The Washington Post. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Bonner, Arthur. 1985. “On Afghan Supply Line: Korans, Guns And Blisters”. The New York Times. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Davis, Anthony. 1988. “Afghan Rebels Expect A Long, Hard War”. Sydney Morning Herald. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Davis, Anthony. 1988. “Shi'ites See Gloom In A Sunni Future”. Sydney Morning Herald. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Gargan, Edward A. 1992. “Afghan President Ousted As Rebels Approach Capital”. The New York Times. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Kamm, Henry. 1988. “Afghan Guerrillas Hijack Convoy Of U.N. Aid for Rival Rebel Area”. The New York Times. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Lorch, Donatella. 1989. “At Afghan Guerrilla Base, Frustration”. The New York Times. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Malarek, Victor. 1980. “Afghan warriors offer grim proof of success in their holy war”. The Globe and Mail. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Middleton, Drew. 1984. “Soviet Said To Step Up Afghan Drive”. The New York Times. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Sheikh, M. Ali. 2013. “Qazi Hussain remains in our hearts”. Pakistan Observer. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Tchalakov, Mara. 2013. “Afghanistan Report 10: The Northern Alliance Prepares For Afghan Elections In 2014”. Institute for the Study of War.