NAGs

Tigrayan People's Liberation Front (TPLF)


Year Formed: 1976
Year Terminated: 1988

Target States:
Ethiopia

Ideational Characteristics:
Leftist

Objectives:
Demands for Autonomy
Secession/Territorial Demand

External Supporters:
Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 223

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1255

References:

Berhe, A. "The Origins of the Tigray People's Liberation Front." African Affairs 103.413 (2004): 569-92. African Affairs, 2004. Web.

Connell, Dan. Taking on the Superpowers: Collected Articles on the Eritrean Revolution. Trenton, NJ: Red Sea, 2004. Print.

Koonings, Kees, and Dirk Kruijt. Political Armies: The Military and Nation Building in the Age of Democracy. London: Zed, 2002. Print.

Young, John. "The Tigray and Eritrean Peoples Liberation Fronts: A History of Tensions and Pragmatism." The Journal of Modern African Studies J. Mod. Afr. Stud. 34.01 (1996): 105. Web.