NAGs

Arab Islamic Front of Azawad (FIAA)


Year Formed: 1994
Year Terminated: 1994

Target States:
Mali

Ideational Characteristics:
Ethno-nationalist
Religious

Objectives:
Demands for Autonomy

External Supporters:

Libya

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 334

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1374

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