NAGs

Shan State Independence Army (SSIA)


Year Formed: 1960
Year Terminated: 1961

Target States:
Myanmar (Burma)

Ideational Characteristics:
Ethno-nationalist

Objectives:
Secession/Territorial Demand

External Supporters:
Narrative Summary:

According to UCDP/PRIO dataset, the group had joining alliance in 1961.



NAG Support Dataset Code: 89

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1090

References:

Lintner, Bertil. "The Shans and the Shan State of Burma" Institute of Southeast Asian Studies. Contemporary Southeast Asia, Vol. 5, No. 4 (March 1984), pp. 403-450.

Yawnghwe, Tzang. The Shan of Burma: Memoirs of a Shan Exile. Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2010. Print.