NAGs

Mozambican National Resistance (Renamo)


Year Formed: 1977
Year Terminated: 1992

Target States:
Mozambique

Ideational Characteristics:
Ethno-nationalist

Objectives:
Demands for Policy Change

External Supporters:

South Africa

United States of America

United Kingdom

Portugal

Canada

Kenya

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 310

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1347

References:

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____. 1987. 'S. Africa, Mozambique Form Commission to Probe Massacre', The Washington Post, August 7, Friday    

Askin, Steve. 1990. 'Mission to Renamo: The Militarization of the Religious Right', Journal of Opinion, 7/1, Vol. 18, Issue 2, p. 29-38

Carbone, Giovanni M. 2005. 'Continuidade na renovacao? Ten Years of Miltiparty Politics in Mozambique: Roots, Evolution and Stabilisation of the Frelimo-Renamo Party System', The Journal of Modern African Studies, 9/1, Vol. 43, Issue 3, p. 417-442

DeFronzo, James V. 2006. 'ed. Revolutionary Movements in World History: From 1750 to the Present', School Library Journal, Dec, Vol. 52, Issue 12, p86, 1 p.  

Fayemi, Kayode; Musah, Abdel-Fatau. 2000. 'Mercenaries: An African Security Dilemma', Pluto Press, London, ISBN: 9780745314761, 9781849640398

Hultman, Lisa. 2009. 'The Power to Hurt in Civil War: The Strategic Aim of RENAMO Violence', Journal of Southern African Studies, Dec, Vol. 35, Issue 4, p821-834, 14p.,  DOI: 10.1080/03057070903313194    

Manning, Carrie. 1998. 'Constructing Opposition in Mozambique: Renamo As Political Party', Journal of Southern African Studies, 3/1, Vol. 24, Issue 1, p. 161-189

Vines, A. 2013. 'Renamo's Rise and Decline: The Politics of Reintegration in Mozambique', INTERNATIONAL PEACEKEEPING, JUN 1, 20, 3, p375-p393