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Armed Islamic Group

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  1. a neo-Khawarij Muslim terrorist organisation that wants to overthrow the Algerian government and replace it with an Islamic state

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  2. The Algerian state pursued a number of strategies against the GIA

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  3. GIA, al-Jama'ah al-Islamiyah al-Musallaha, from French Groupe Islamique Armé; Arabic الجماعة الإسلامية المسلّحة

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  4. The GIA adopted violent tactics in 1992 after the military government voided the victory of the Islamic Salvation Front, the largest Islamic opposition party, in the first round of legislative elections held in December 1991

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  5. Between 1992 and 1998 the GIA conducted a violent campaign of civilian massacres, sometimes wiping out entire villages in its area of operation (see List of Algerian massacres of the 1990s; notably the Bentalha massacre and Rais massacre, among other

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