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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 NameCountrysort descendingLethalityNumber of AlliesNumber of Rivals
Mahdi ArmyIraq6411
Mujahedin-e Khalq (MEK)Iraq1100
Ansar Al-IslamIraq28021
Islamic State of Iraq and al Sham (ISIS)Iraq617121
Supreme Council For Islamic Revolution In Iraq (Sciri)Iraq001
Asa'Ib Ahl Al-HaqqIraq410
Continuity Irish Republican Army (CIRA)Ireland732
Abdullah Azzam BrigadesLebanon811
HizballahLebanon16161
Ansar Al-Sharia (Libya)Libya420
Ansar Al-Dine (Mali)Mali231
Azawad National Liberation Movement (MNLA)Mali032
Movement for Oneness and Jihad in West Africa (MUJAO)Mali541
Communist Party of Nepal- Maoist (CPN-M)Nepal65433
Terai ArmyNepal1600
Young Communist LeagueNepal001
Janatantrik Terai Mukti Morcha- Goit (Jtmm-G)Nepal1402
Janatantrik Terai Mukti Morcha- Jwala Singh (Jtmm-J)Nepal3203
Janatantrik Terai Mukti Morcha (Jtmm)Nepal401
Janatantrik Terai Mukti Morcha- Rajan Mukti (Jtmm-R)Nepal1700