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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 NameCountryLethalitysort descendingNumber of AlliesNumber of Rivals
Eritrean Islamic Jihad Movement (EIJM)Sudan010
Azawad National Liberation Movement (MNLA)Mali032
Supreme Council For Islamic Revolution In Iraq (Sciri)Iraq001
Orange Volunteers (Ov)Northern Ireland002
Islamic Courts Union (ICU)Somalia020
Young Communist LeagueNepal001
Oglaigh Na HeireannNorthern Ireland100
Ansar Al-Dine (Mali)Mali231
Ulster Freedom Fighters (Uff)Northern Ireland213
Janatantrik Terai Mukti Morcha (Jtmm)Nepal401
Ansar Al-Sharia (Libya)Libya420
Asa'Ib Ahl Al-HaqqIraq410
Ulster Volunteer Force (Uvf)Northern Ireland403
The Northern Alliance (or United Islamic Front for Salvation of Afghanistan - UIFSA)Afghanistan403
People's Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak (PREPAK)India440
Loyalist Volunteer Forces (Lvf)Northern Ireland412
Movement for Oneness and Jihad in West Africa (MUJAO)Mali541
Irish Republican Army (IRA)Northern Ireland644
Kangleipak Communist Party (KCP)India621
Al-Gama'at Al-Islamiyya (IG)Egypt710