NAGs

Al-Itihaad al-Islamiya (AIAI)


Year Formed: 1993
Year Terminated: 1999

Target States:
Ethiopia

Ideational Characteristics:
Religious

Objectives:
Change of Regime Type

External Supporters:

Sudan 

Yemen 

Libya 

Kuwait

Saudi Arabia

United Arab Emirates

Pakistan 

Kenya

Djibouti 

Lebanon

Syria

Egypt

Eritrea

Iran

 

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 354

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1394

References:

___. AL-ITIHAAD AL-ISLAMIYA / AIAI. Rep. N.p.: United Nations Security Council Committee, 2011. Print.

___. AL-HARAMAIN FOUNDATION (PAKISTAN). Rep. N.p.: United Nations Security Council Committee, 2009. Print.

___. "Ethiopia Warns Against Possible Somali Attacks; Says Ready to Defend Sovereignty." BBC Worldwide Monitoring 14 July 2006: n. pag. Web.

___. "Ethiopia; Government Accuses Al-Ittihad of Bin Laden Links." Africa News 26 Sept. 2001, UN Integrated Regional Information Network ed.: n. pag. Web.

___. "Islamic Group In Somalia Among US Most Wanted." Agence France Presse 24 Sept. 2001: n. pag. Web.

___. "Somalia's Al-Ittihad Al-Islami; A Key Factor in the Stability of the Horn of Africa." Defense & Foreign Affairs' Strategic Policy, Nov.-Dec. 2001. Web.

Chalk, Peter. Encyclopedia of Terrorism. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2013. Print.

Moghadam, Assaf, and Brian Fishman. Fault Lines in Global Jihad: Organizational, Strategic and Ideological Fissures. Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge, 2011. Print.

Reeve, Simon. "NEWS ANALYSIS / U.S. Returning to a Nightmare Called Somalia." SFGate. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Aug. 2015.

Ross, Michael. "Our Partner in Addis Ababa: Ethiopia's Success Fighting Somali Islamists Shows What Is Possible When Countries Around the World Unite in Common Cause." National Post 3 Jan. 2007: n. pag. Web.

Rubin, Barry M. Guide to Islamist Movements. Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, 2010. Print.

Selassie, Gus. Ethiopia Points Accusing Finger at Rubin, Barry M. Guide to Islamist Movements. Vol. 1. New York: M.E. Sharpe, 2010. Web.

Selassie, Gus. "Ethiopia Points Accusing Finger at Eritrea and Somali Islamists." IHS Global Insights 28 June 2006: n. pag. Web.