NAGs

Rohingya Solidarity Organization (RSO)


Year Formed: 1991
Year Terminated: Still Active

Target States:
Myanmar (Burma)

Ideational Characteristics:
Ethno-nationalist
Religious

Objectives:
Secession/Territorial Demand

External Supporters:

Bangladesh

Saudi Arabia

Afghanistan

India

Pakistan

Malaysia

Narrative Summary:

The group is in low activity since 1994, says UCDP/PRIO dataset.



NAG Support Dataset Code: 28

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1029

References:

H, Gurdon. "Disease adds to Burma exiles' woe". Sunday Herald Sun. 16 Feb. 1992.

Ismartono, Yuli. "Burma: Army Blitz Propels Muslim Insurgents into Limelight". Inter Press Service. 17 Feb. 1992. 

Ehrlich, Richard. "Ethnic tensions put Myanmari, Bangladeshi armies on alert Is a new war brewing in Asia?" The Toronto Star. 21 Jan. 1992. Unavailable Edition. sec: Insight, pg A13.

Waduge, Shenali. "Threat to Buddhism in Myanmar and The Arming of Rohingyas- OpEd". Eurasiareview. 12 Aug. 2013. Web. 25 May 2015.

-"Militant Islam Meets Militant Buddhism in Myanmar." The Jamestown Foundation. N.p., n.d. Web. 21 May 2015. <http://www.jamestown.org/single/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=41502&no_cache=1#.VV5XUnGsW4h>.

-"Muslim Train for War on Burma's Military Government". Associated Press. 24 Jun. 1991. AM cycle. sec: Internation News