NAGs

Military Faction (Forces of Mengistu Neway)


Year Formed: 1960
Year Terminated: 1960

Target States:
Ethiopia

Ideational Characteristics:
Ethno-nationalist

Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership
Demands for Policy Change

External Supporters:
Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 221

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1253

References:

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.