NAGs

Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Party (EPRP)


Year Formed: 1976
Year Terminated: 1987

Target States:
Ethiopia

Ideational Characteristics:
Leftist

Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership
Change of Regime Type

External Supporters:

Sudan 

West Germany 

Saudi Arabia

 

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 222

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1254

References:

___. "The Other Groups Include the Underground Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Party..." The Associated Press 24 Mar. 1997: n. pag. Print.

___. "Sudan Closes Offices of Ethiopian Rebel Group in Sudan." Agence France Presse 5 Jan. 1991: n. pag. Print.

Kissi, Edward. Revolution and Genocide in Ethiopia and Cambodia. Lanham, MD: Lexington, 2006. Print.

Mesfin, Berouk. The Role of Military Power in Ethiopia's National Security (1974-1991). Thesis. Addis Ababa University School of Graduate Studies, 2002. N.p.: n.p., n.d. Print.

Randal, Jonathan C. "Ethiopians Held By Eritrean Rebels Face Grim Future." The Washington Post 1 May 1977: n. pag. Print.

Prouty, Chris, Thomas P. Ofcansky, and David Hamilton Shinn. Historical Dictionary of Ethiopia. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow, 2004. Print.

Tareke, Gebru. The Ethiopian Revolution: War in the Horn of Africa. New Haven: Yale UP, 2009. Print.

Young, John, and Emily Walmsley. Armed Groups along Sudan's Eastern Frontier: An Overview and Analysis. Geneva: Small Arms Survey, 2007. Print.

Young, John. Peasant Revolution in Ethiopia: The Tigray People's Liberation Front, 1975-1991. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge UP, 1997. Print.