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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
Kangleipak Communist Party (KCP)India621
Karbi Longri North Cachar Liberation Front (Klnlf)India2420
Kurdistan Free Life PartyIraq5110
Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK)Turkey53312
Lashkar-E-BalochistanPakistan700
Lashkar-E-Islam (Pakistan)Pakistan14811
Lashkar-e-JhangviPakistan65660
Lashkar-E-Taiba (Let)Pakistan1007120
Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE)Sri Lanka301611
Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)Sudan206210
Loyalist Volunteer Forces (Lvf)Northern Ireland412
Mahdi ArmyIraq6411
Maoist Communist Center (MCC)India11822
Mayi MayiDemocratic Republic of the Congo5131
Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF)Philippines64250
Movement for Oneness and Jihad in West Africa (MUJAO)Mali541
Mujahedin-e Khalq (MEK)Iraq1100
National Council for Defense of Democracy-Forces For The Defense Of Democracy (NCDD-FDD)Burundi14111
National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB)India26260
National Liberation Army of Colombia (ELN)Colombia43522