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Trends in outside support for insurgent movements

Author: Daniel Byman
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Rand, 2001.
Series: MR (Series), MR-1405.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This report assesses post-Cold War trends in external support for insurgent movements. It describes the frequency with which states, diasporas, refugees, and other non-state actions back guerrilla movements. It also assesses the motivations of these actors and which types of support matter most. The report concludes by assessing the implications for analysts of insurgent movements."--Preface.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Trends in outside support for insurgent movements.
Santa Monica, CA : Rand, 2001
(OCoLC)606859176
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Byman
ISBN: 0833030523 9780833030528
OCLC Number: 47764366
Notes: "Prepared for the Office of Transnational Issues, National Security Research Division."
"MR-1405-OTI"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: xxiv, 138 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: What Is an Insurgency? --
Methodology --
Organization --
State Support for Insurgencies --
State Support for Insurgencies in the 1990s: An Overview --
Where State Support Occurs --
State Supporters and the Democratic Republic of the Congo --
The Benefits of State Support --
Motivations of State Supporters --
Regional Influence --
Destabilize Neighbors --
Regime Change --
Payback --
Ensuring Influence Within the Opposition --
Internal Security --
Prestige --
Support Coreligionists --
Support Co-Ethnics --
Irredentism --
Leftist Ideology --
Plunder --
Diaspora Support for Insurgencies --
The LTTE and the Tamil Diaspora --
Publicity and Propaganda --
Fundraising --
Motivations for Diaspora Support --
Why Host Governments Do Not Block Diaspora Support --
The Limited Range of Diaspora Support --
Refugee Support for Insurgencies --
The Taliban and Afghanistan's Refugees --
Refugee Motivations --
The Limited Range of Refugee Support --
Other Non-State Supporters of Insurgencies --
Liberia and the Creation of the RUF --
The Impact of NPFL External Activities --
Religious Leaders and Organizations --
Wealthy Individuals --
Aid Agencies and Human Rights Groups --
Limits to Support --
Assessing the Impact of External Support --
Insurgent Requirements --
Critical Forms of Support --
Safe Haven and Transit --
Financial Resources --
Political Support and Propaganda --
Direct Military Support --
Valuable Forms of Support --
Training --
Weapons and Materiel --
Minor Forms of Support --
Fighters --
Intelligence --
Organizational Aid.
Series Title: MR (Series), MR-1405.
Responsibility: Daniel Byman [and others].
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"This report assesses post-Cold War trends in external support for insurgent movements. It describes the frequency with which states, diasporas, refugees, and other non-state actions back guerrilla movements. It also assesses the motivations of these actors and which types of support matter most. The report concludes by assessing the implications for analysts of insurgent movements."--Preface.

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