NAGs

the Transitional Government of National Union (GUNT)


Year Formed: 1983
Year Terminated: 1986

Target States:
Chad

Ideational Characteristics:
NOID

Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership

External Supporters:

Libya

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 253

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1287

References:
____, "Rebel chief using Libya, allies say", The Globe and Mail (Canada), August 16, 1983 Tuesday
 
Wu chiang, "round-up: chadian conflict faces turning-point", The Xinhua General Overseas News Service, January 5, 1987, Monday
 
____, "Chad factions meet to end civil war", The Globe and Mail (Canada), October 23, 1984 Tuesday
 

____, "Rebels Attack Army Positions; Government Claims Assault Repulsed", The Associated Press, February 11, 1986, Tuesday, International News

____, "Chad's unending chapter of turmoil", Guardian Weekly, June 20, 1982,  LE MONDE; Pg. 11

____, "OAU SUMMIT COLLAPSES; France rejects Libyan charge", Guardian Weekly, December 5, 1982, LE MONDE; Pg. 11

Judith Miller, "Qaddafi Opens a Second Front With the West", The New York Times, February 23, 1986, Sunday, Section 4; Page 3, Column 2; Week in Review Desk

____, "Gadhafi says no Libyan troops in Chad", United Press International, March 29, 1987, Sunday, International

____, "chadian civil war continues", Xinhua General News Service, DECEMBER 16, 1980, TUESDAY
 
Dr. Michael C. Dunn, "The Maghreb, That "Arid Nurse of Lions", Flexes Its Muscles", Defense & Foreign Affairs, May, 1981, FEATURE REPORTS; Pg. 9
 
____, "Foreign News Briefs", United Press International, September 17, 1984, Monday, International
 
____, "chad government says it pushed back rebels in north", The Xinhua General Overseas News Service, FEBRUARY 14, 1986, FRIDAY

Jonathan C, "Amnesty for Rebels Brings Calm to Southern Chad", The Washington Post, February 25, 1986, Tuesday, First Section; A9

Laurent Zecchini, "Ready to take on Gadafy in Chad", Guardian Weekly, March 2, 1986, LE MONDE; Pg. 11