NAGs Front for Restoration of Unity and Democracy (FRUD)

Front for Restoration of Unity and Democracy (FRUD)

Year Formed: 1991
Year Terminated: 1994

Target States:

Ideational Characteristics:

Toppling an Existing Leadership
Change of Regime Type

External Supporters:




Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 342

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1382


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___"DJIBOUTI: Violent Clashes In Tadjoura." The Indian Ocean Newsletter 9 Jan. 1993: n. pag. Print.

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___"Rebels Stage Pre-Dawn Attack On Surrounded Town." Agence France Presse [Djibouti] 21 Nov. 1991: n. pag. Print.

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