Military Faction (Forces of Mengistu Neway)Year Formed: 1960Year Terminated: 1960Target States: Ethiopia Ideational Characteristics:Ethno-nationalistObjectives:Toppling an Existing Leadership Demands for Policy ChangeExternal Supporters: Narrative Summary: NAG Support Dataset Code: 221UCDP/PRIO Code: 1253References:
Clapham, Christopher. "The Ethiopian Coup D'Etat of December 1960." The Journal of Modern African Studies J. Mod. Afr. Stud. 6.04 (1968): 495. Web.
Shinn, David Hamilton, and Thomas P. Ofcansky. Historical Dictionary of Ethiopia. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow, 2004. Print.