NAGs

Lao Resistance Movement (LRM)


Year Formed: 1989
Year Terminated: 1990

Target States:
Laos

Ideational Characteristics:
Other:

Anti-communist


Objectives:
Toppling an Existing Leadership

External Supporters:

Thailand

United States of America

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 87

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1088

References:

Crossette,Barbara. "LAOTIAN MIGRATION WORRIES THAILAND." The New York Times. 20 Sep 1984

Keith B. Richburg. "Thai Expulsion of Laotian Refugees Causes Diplomatic Row With U.S.;Ambassador Says State Department's Criticisms `Uncalled for'."The Washington Post. Washingtonpost Newsweek Interactive. 1987.

Branigin,William. "

Laotian Rulers Mark Anniversary;

Communist Regime Dominated by Vietnam, Reliant on Soviet Aid." The Washington Post. 4 Dec 1985

"EXCERPTS FROM STATE DEPARTMENT REPORT ON CHEMICAL WARFARE;STUDY ASSERTS LETHAL TOXINS WERE USED IN 3 ASIAN COUNTRIES." The New York Times. 23 March 1982