NAGs

Shan State Army (SSA)


Year Formed: 1964
Year Terminated: 1973

Target States:
Myanmar (Burma)

Ideational Characteristics:
Ethno-nationalist

Objectives:
Secession/Territorial Demand

External Supporters:

Thailand

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 91

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1092

References:

N. GANESAN (2006). Appraising Democratic Consolidation in Thailand under Thaksin's Thai RakThai Government. Japanese Journal of Political Science, 7, pp 153-174 doi:10.1017/S1468109906002246

Lintner, Bertil. "The Shans and the Shan State of Burma." Contemporary Southeast Asia 5.4 (1984): 403-50. JSTOR. Web. 21 May 2015.

Moncreif, John S. "Shan Struggle Set to Continue". The Irrawady. Feb. 2002. Volume 10 No 2. 

"Shan." Burma Link. N.p., n.d. Web. 21 May 2015. <http://www.burmalink.org/background/burma/ethnic-groups/shan/>.

"Myanmar Peace Monitor." SSPP. N.p., n.d. Web. 21 May 2015. <http://www.mmpeacemonitor.org/stakeholders/stakeholders-overview/167-ssa-n>.

"Myanmar Peace Monitor." Armed Ethnic Groups. N.p., n.d. Web. 21 May 2015. <http://www.mmpeacemonitor.org/stakeholders/armed-ethnic-groups>.

"Appraising Democratic Consolidation in Thailand under Thaksin's Thai Rak Thai Government." Japanese Journal of Political Science. N.p., n.d. Web. 21 May 2015. <http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid=449624&fileId=S1468109906002246>.