NAGs Uganda National Rescue Front - II (UNRF II)

Uganda National Rescue Front - II (UNRF II)

Year Formed: 1997
Year Terminated: 2002

Target States:

Ideational Characteristics:

Demands for Policy Change

External Supporters:


Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)


Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 303

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1339


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