The United Liberation Front of Assam is a separatist group from Assam, India seeking to establish a sovereign territory via an armed struggle. The ULFA is reported to maintain a number of camps in Bangladesh, where members are trained and sheltered away from Indian security forces. In April 2004, police and Coast Guard intercepted a massive amount of illegal arms and ammunition, being loaded into 10 trucks and believed intended for ULFA. Military operations against the ULFA by the Indian Army that began in 1990 continue until present. In the past two decades some 18,000 people have died in the clash between the rebels and the security forces. VideoVideo: 2013Video: 2011 United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) Chief Arabinda Rajkhowa admitted that the Northeast militant group has been backed by Pakistani fundamentalists. Speaking to a leading English daily, Rajkhowa said that Pakistani fundamentalists had lent support to the group in the past
United Liberation Front of Assam (ULFA)
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