NAGs Popular Front

Popular Front

Year Formed: 1987
Year Terminated: 1987

Target States:
Burkina Faso

Ideational Characteristics:

Toppling an Existing Leadership

External Supporters:
Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 329

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1369


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