NAGs

Hizb-i Wahdat


Year Formed: 1989
Year Terminated: 1990

Target States:
Afghanistan

Ideational Characteristics:
NOID

Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership
Demands for Policy Change

External Supporters:

Iran

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 140

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1142

References:

 

___ 1995. "Afghan Council Announced Rebels Chosen for Kabul Posts." The Globe and Mail. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 1995. "Afghans Release British 'Agent'" Mail on Sunday. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2001. "Major Setback For Taleban Militia As Opposition Captures Key City." The Scotsman. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2001. "Northern Alliance: Better The Devil You Know?" The New Zealand Herald. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2001. "Taliban Massacres Alleged." Guardian Weekly.

___ 2013. “Afghanistan Country Study Guide Volume 1 Strategic Information and Developments”. Washington, D.C.: International Business Publications.

Crace, John. 2001. "America and Its Allies Are Looking To A Group of Fighters…." The Guardian. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Crossette, Barbara. 2001. "Rights Group Tells of Taliban Massacres." The New York Times. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Crossette, Barbara. 1998. "Taliban Lets Food Reach Region On Front Lines With Shiite Foes." The New York Times. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Gee, John. 2001. "Terrorist Attack On America." The New York Times. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Goodson, Larry P. 2001. “Afghanistan's Endless War: State Failure, Regional Politics, and the Rise of the Taliban”. Seattle: University of Washington Press.

Harding, Luke. 2001. "Attack on America: United Front: Opposition Warlords Prepare For Their Big Chance: Fighters Pledge Support For US Campaign." The Guardian. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Lieven, Anatol. 1989. "Afghan Talks Founder." The Times. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Lipsher, Steve. 2001. "Key Ethnic Group Urges Afghan Unity Leader Tells 1,000 People Crowded Into Mosque To Set Aside Past Differences." The Denver Post. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Spilius, Alex. 2001. "Warlords Are Back To Stake Claim To Power Mujahideen." The Daily Telegraph. (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Wahab, Shaista, Barry Youngerman. 2007. “A Brief History of Afghanistan”. New York: Facts On File.