NAGs

Eritrean Islamic Jihad Movement - Abu Suhai (lEIJM - AS)


Year Formed: 1997
Year Terminated: 2003

Target States:
Eritrea

Ideational Characteristics:
Religious

Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership
Change of Regime Type

External Supporters:

Sudan

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 307

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1343

References:

-"Abdella Idriss (Eritrea)". The Indian Ocean Newsletter. 2 May. 1998. 

-"Ethiopia; Islam And Conflict in the Horn of Africa". Addis Tribune. 2 Apr. 2004. 

-"Eritrean Islamic Jihad Movement (EIJM)." Eritrean Islamic Jihad Movement (EIJM). TRAC: Terrorism Research and Analysis Consortium, n.d. Web. 

-"Eritrea; Mining Company to Continue Work Despite Employee's Murder". UN Integrated Regional Information Networks. 22 Apr. 2003. 

-"Sudan; Peace And the Region". UN Integrated Regional Information Networks. 2 Apr. 2004. 

-"Eritrea; Special Report On 12 Years of Independence". UN Integrated Regional Information Networks. 22 May 2003. 

-"Q&A: Why renewed war between Ethiopia, Eritrea is not likely". BBC Worldwide Monitoring. 21 Jan. 2005. 

-“‘Taliban-led’ Eritrean Front Declares Jihad Against State”. BBC Worldwide Monitoring. 22 Aug.  2009. 

Selassie, Gus. "Bomb Blast Claims Casualties in Western Eritrea". IHS Global Insight. 3 Mar. 2009. 

Shinn, David H." East Africa: Islam And Conflict in the Horn of Africa". Addis Tribune. 5 Nov. 2004.