NAGs

Military faction (forces of Andres Rodriguez)


Year Formed: 1989
Year Terminated: 1989

Target States:
Paraguay

Ideational Characteristics:
Other:

Military


Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership
Demands for Policy Change

External Supporters:
Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 388

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1585

References:

McCullough, Ed. 1989. 'Rodriguez Claims Victory, Opponents Denounce Irregularities', The Associated Press, May 2, Tuesday, International News

Mora, Frank O.; Cooney, Jerry W. 2007. 'Paraguay and the United States: Distant Allies', University of Georgia Press, p.233, ISBN-13: 978-0820329321

Robinson, Eugene. 1989. 'Paraguayans Vote Today For President of New Era; Leader of February Coup Is Favored to Win', The Washington Post, May 1, FIRST SECTION; PAGE A19

Talavera, Jose. 1989. 'President Alfredo Stroessner, who as Latin America's longest-ruling dictator harshly squelched political dissent for more than three decades and gave a safe haven to hundreds of Nazi fugitives, was overthrown and arrested Friday by his top military commander', United Press International, February 3, International