NAGs

United National Liberation Front-India (UNLF)


Year Formed: 1994
Year Terminated: 2009

Target States:
India

Ideational Characteristics:
Ethno-nationalist

Objectives:
Secession/Territorial Demand

External Supporters:

Myanmar

Bangladesh

Pakistan

Thailand

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 155

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1158

References:

Jamwal, N. S. "Border management: Dilemma of guarding the India?Bangladesh border." Strategic Analysis 28.1 (2004): 5-36.

Hussain, Wasbir. "Ethno-Nationalism and the Politics of Terror in India's Northeast." South Asia: Journal of South Asian Studies 30.1 (2007): 93-110.

Roul, Animesh. "India’s Troubled Northeast Region: The Resurgence of Ethno-Islamist Terrorism." Jamestown Foundation Terrorism Monitor 6.

Cline, Lawrence E. "The insurgency environment in Northeast India." Small Wars and Insurgencies 17.2 (2006): 126-147.

Capt. Ashish Sonal, Terrorism and Insurgency in India: A Study of the Human Element, New Delhi: Lancer, 1994 p.16. 

 Mary Kaldor, ‘Cosmopolitanism and Organised Violence’, 2000, at www.theglobalsite.ac.uk/press/01kaldor.htm, and ‘Beyond Militarism, Arms Races and Arms Control’, Social ScienceResearchCouncil/AfterSept.11, atwww.ssrc.org/sept11/essays/kaldor_text_only.htm. 

Nirmal Nibedon, Nagaland: The Night of the Guerrillas, New Delhi: Lancer Publishers, 2000 p.28. 

 Sashinungla, ‘Nagaland: Insurgency and Factional Intransigence’, Faultlines, Volume 16, at http://www.satp.org/satporgtp/publication/faultlines/volume16/ Article4.htm 

 Ashima Jahangir, States of Violence: Nature of Terrorism and Guerrilla Warfare, New Delhi: Dominant Publishers, 2000 p.150

 Ajai Sahni,‘Naga Peace Overtures’, ‘WeeklyAssessmentsand Brie?ng’, SouthAsia Intelligence Review, 3/22, 13 Dec. 2004.

 Bibhu Prasad Routray, ‘ULFA: The ‘Revolution’ Comes Full Circle’, Faultlines 13, www.satp.org/satporgtp/publication/faultlines/volume13/Article5.htm 

 Samir Kumar Das, ‘Assam: Insurgency and the Disintegration of Civil Society’, Faultlines 14, www.satp.org/satporgtp/publication/faultlines/volume14/Article5.htm

 Bibhu Prasad Routray, ‘Assam: Resurgent ULFA and the Indolent State’, South Asia Intelligence Review 3/7, 30 Aug. 2004. 

 ‘Weekly Assessments and Brie?ng’, South Asia Intelligence Review, 3/22, 13 Dec. 2004.

 Ajai Sahni, ‘Survey of Con?icts and Resolution in India’s Northeast’, Faultlines 12, www.satp.org/satporgtp/publication/faultlines/volume12/article3.htm