NAGs

Army for the Liberation of Rwanda (ALIR)


Year Formed: 1996
Year Terminated: 2000

Target States:
Rwanda

Ideational Characteristics:
Ethno-nationalist

Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership

External Supporters:

Democratic Republic of Congo

Burundi

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 466

UCDP/PRIO Code: 2013

References:

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