NAGs

Jabha-yi Nijat-i Milli-yi Afghanistan


Year Formed: 1980
Year Terminated: 1988

Target States:
Afghanistan

Ideational Characteristics:
Religious

Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership
Change of Regime Type

External Supporters:

Pakistan

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 135

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1137

References:

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___ 1988. “Afghan rebels reject shared rule”. Herald. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 1988. “Aid To Kabul Will Stay, Says Moscow”. Sydney Morning Herald. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Amin, Tahir. 1984.Afghan Resistance: Past, Present, and Future”. Asian Survey 24(4): 373-399.

Emadi, Hafizullah. 2010. “Dynamics of Political Development in Afghanistan: The British, Russian, and American Invasions”. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Ghufran, Nasreen. 2001. “The Taliban And The Civil War Entanglement In Afghanistan”. Asian Survey 41(3): 462-487.

Jaafar, Johan. 2002. “Give peace a chance”. New Straits Times (Malaysia). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Middleton, Neil, Phil O'Keefe. 1997. “Disaster and Development: The Politics of Humanitarian Aid”. London: Pluto Press.

Rupert, James. 1989. “Afghanistan's Slide toward Civil War”. World Policy Journal 6(4): 759-785.

Siddiqi, Mohammad Ismail. 1989. “Afghan Conflicts and Soviet Intervention — Perception, Reality and Resolution “. GeoJournal 18(2): 123-132.

Whitaker, Raymond. 1992. “The fragmented factions within the mujahedin”. The Independent. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)