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Big, Allied and Dangerous (BAAD)


Big, Allied and Dangerous (BAAD)

The Big, Allied and Dangerous (BAAD) online platform features updated, vetted and sourced narratives, and relationship information and social network data on 50 of the most notorious terrorist organizations in the world since 1998, with additional network information on more than 100 organizations. Funded through the Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology Directorate’s Office of University Programs, the underlying BAAD database was created and is maintained by the Project on Violent Conflict at the University at Albany’s Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy.

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Group Namesort descendingCountryLethalityNumber of AlliesNumber of Rivals
Black WidowsIndia5621
Boko HaramNigeria195540
Caucasus EmirateRussian Federation14050
Colonel Karuna FactionSri Lanka3601
Communist Party of India - Maoist (CPI-M)India191653
Communist Party of Nepal- Maoist (CPN-M)Nepal65433
Continuity Irish Republican Army (CIRA)Ireland732
Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine (Dflp)Palestinian Territories1260
Democratic Front for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR)Democratic Republic of the Congo31011
Devrimici Halk Kurtulus Cephesi (Dhkp/C)Turkey1211
Dima Halao Daoga (Dhd)India3821
Eastern Turkistan Islamic Movement (ETIM)China940
Eritrean Islamic Jihad Movement (EIJM)Sudan010
Free Aceh Movement (GAM)Indonesia12210
Free Syrian ArmySyria13402
Garo National Liberation ArmyIndia3110
Great Eastern Islamic Raiders Front (Ibda-C)Turkey5610
Hamas (Islamic Resistance Movement)Palestinian Territories60573
Haqqani NetworkPakistan47782
Harkatul Jihad-E-IslamiPakistan300110