NAGs

Supreme Council for the Islamic Revolution in Iraq (SCIRI)


Year Formed: 1982
Year Terminated: 1996

Target States:
Iraq

Ideational Characteristics:
Religious

Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership
Change of Regime Type

External Supporters:

Iran

Syria

Kuwait

Saudi Arabia

United Kingdom

France

Austria

Switzerland

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 72

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1073

References:

Abedin, Mahan. 2003. 'Dossier: The Supreme Council for the Islamic Revolution in Iraq (SCIRI)', Middle East Intelligence Bulletin, 5 (October): 10

Visser, Reidar. 2008. 'Taming the hegemonic power: SCIRI and the evolution of US policy in Iraq', International Journal of Contemporary Iraqi Studies, Volume 2 Number 1    

Yamao, Dai. 2012. 'Iraqi Islamist parties in international politics: The impact of historical and international politics on political conflict in post-war Iraq', International Journal of Contemporary Iraqi Studies. Jan, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p27-52. 26p. 1 Diagram, 3 Charts. DOI: 10.1386/ijcis.6.1.27_1