NAGs

Front for National Salvation (FRONASA)


Year Formed: 1979
Year Terminated: 1979

Target States:
Uganda

Ideational Characteristics:

Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership

External Supporters:

Tanzania

Mozambique

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 290

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1326

References:

Brett, E. A. "Neutralising the Use of Force in Uganda: The Role of the Military in Politics." The Journal of Modern African Studies J. Mod. Afr. Stud. 33.01 (1995): 129-52. Web.

Gertzel, Cherry. "Uganda after Amin: The Continuing Search for Leadership and Control." African Affairs 79.317 (1980): 461-89. Web.

Katumba?Wamala, Edward. "The National Resistance Army (NRA) as a Guerrilla Force." Small Wars & Insurgencies 11.3 (2000): 160-71. Web.

Nyeko, B. "Exile Politics And Resistance To Dictatorship: The Ugandan Anti-Amin Organizations In Zambia, 1972-79." African Affairs 96.382 (1997): 95-108. Web.

Weinstein, Jeremy M. Inside Rebellion: The Politics of Insurgent Violence. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2007. Print.