National Socialist Council of Nagaland

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The Nationalist Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN) is a nationalist paramilitary group. It operates mainly in Northeast India, and sometimes in Myanmar.[1][2] Its members are Christian Naga people. The main aim of the organization is to establish a sovereign state, "Nagalim".[3] This would cover all areas inhabited by the Naga people.[4]

The NSCN has been declared as a terrorist organisation in India.[5]

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  1. Dholabhai, Nishit (18 February 2011). "NSCN wants swift solution". The Telegraph. Calcutta, India.
  2. "Police, NSCN militants exchange fire". The Hindu. Chennai, India. 2 July 2004.
  3. "National Socialist Council of Nagaland - Isak-Muivah". www.satp.org.
  4. Lyle Morris (22 March 2011). "Is China Backing Indian Insurgents?". The Diplomat. Retrieved April 27, 2011.
  5. "Government declares NSCN (K) as terrorist organization under UAPA". pib.nic.in. Retrieved 2015-11-17.