NAGs

Eritrean Liberation Front (ELF)


Year Formed: 1964
Year Terminated: 1980

Target States:
Ethiopia

Ideational Characteristics:
Ethno-nationalist

Objectives:
Secession/Territorial Demand

External Supporters:

Egypt 

Syria 

Sudan 

Saudi Arabia

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 228

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1260

References:

Clapham, Christopher S. African Guerrillas. Oxford: James Currey, 1998. Print.

Connell, Dan, and Tom Killion. Historical Dictionary of Eritrea. Lanham: Scarecrow, 2011. Print.

Marcus, Harold G. "Eastern Africa | Region, Africa." Encyclopedia Britannica. 2 Dec ed. N.p.: n.p., 2015. Print.