NAGs

Union of Democratic Forces for Unity (UFDR)


Year Formed: 2006
Year Terminated: 2006

Target States:
Central African Republic

Ideational Characteristics:
Ethno-nationalist

Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership
Demands for Policy Change

External Supporters:

Sudan

Benin

Chad

 

 

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 366

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1408

References:

___ 2006. “Benin denies CAR rebel leaders refugee status”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (December 20, 2006). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2006. “CAR rebel leaders said arrested in Benin”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (November 25, 2006). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2006. “Central African rebel leader denies backed by Sudan”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (November 13, 2006). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2006. “Sudanese minister meets CAR president, denies Khartoum supporting rebels”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (November 16, 2006). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2007. “CAR: Rebel group said in discord over implementation of peace accord”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (May 26, 2007). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2007. “CAR opposition Party criticizes preparations for inclusive political dialogue”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (November 1, 2007). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2007. “Chad: Dissident CAR group condemns atrocities targeting population”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (April 8, 2007). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2007. “Congolese paper reports 400 child soldiers to be demobilized in CAR”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (May 29, 2007). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2008. “CAR: Two more rebel groups now say to withdraw from peace process”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (August 3, 2008). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2008. “CAR drops charges against two rebel leaders”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (February 19, 2008). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2008. “CAR: UFDR rebels accuse chairman of "high treason"”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (May 17, 2008). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2009. “Attack in Central African Republic leaves 13 dead - UN official”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (June 23, 2009). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2009. “CAR opposition coalition censures new government”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (January 20, 2009). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2010. “Uganda LRA rebels extend reach with new attacks”. defenceWeb: provided by Reuters. (October 8, 2010). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2011. “Fighting over CAR diamonds kills at least 21”. defenceWeb: provided by Reuters. (September 20, 2011). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2012. “Chad reportedly deploys troops to CAR in bid to halt rebel offensive”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (December 20, 2012). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2013. “Inside our African obligations”. The Sunday Independent (South Africa). (April 07, 2013). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2013. “New CAR leader suspends constitution; imposes curfew”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (March 27, 2013). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2013. “Profile of Central African Republic rebel coalition fighting to topple Bozize”. BBC Monitoring Africa. (January 1, 2013). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

___ 2013. “Rebel leader to president of volatile C.Africa”. Times of Oman. (August 18, 2013). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer. 2006. “Rebels Take Control Of Central African Republic's Northeast”. Jane's Defence Weekly. (November 22, 2006). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Larry, Conor. 2008. “Army helps evacuate aid workers”. The Irish Times. (November 10, 2008). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Smith, Alex D. 2006. “France admits air raids on Darfur neighbours”. The Independent. (December 15, 2006). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)

Smith, Alex D. 2007. “Thousands flee into Darfurafter raid by French troops”. The Independent. (March 30, 2007). (Accessed at lexisnexis.com)