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Terrorist Groups operating in and around Macedonia.

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UCPMB

UCPMB:

Albanian Liberation Army of Presevo, Medvedja and Bujanovac, based in Kosovo

Estimated to have 1,000-2,000 fighters

Some leaders are commanders from the previous Kosovo Liberation Army

UCPMB argue that Macedonia is an artificial creation and want a Greater Kosovo, or to unite ethnic Albanians with a "Greater Albania."

NLA

NLA:

The National Liberation Army is based in northwest Macedonia

Estimated to have 200 members

One leader is thought to be Emrush Xhemaili, head of the Peoples Movement in Kosovo (LPK)

NLA began striking targets in the north of Macedonia in February 2001; fighting started in Tanusevci and spread to Lipkovo, Kicevo, Tetovo and Zajas

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