NAGs Jama'atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda'awati Wal-Jihad

Jama'atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda'awati Wal-Jihad

Year Formed: 2002
Year Terminated: 2010

Target States:

Ideational Characteristics:

Secession/Territorial Demand

External Supporters:









Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 443

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1935


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