Assassinated Angolan Politicians: Jonas Savimbi, Jeremias Chitunda, Ant nio Dembo, Wilson Dos Santos, David Chingunji, Elias Salupeto Pena Books LLC

ISBN: 9781157361633

Published: May 30th 2010

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34 pages


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Assassinated Angolan Politicians: Jonas Savimbi, Jeremias Chitunda, Ant nio Dembo, Wilson Dos Santos, David Chingunji, Elias Salupeto Pena  by  Books LLC

Assassinated Angolan Politicians: Jonas Savimbi, Jeremias Chitunda, Ant nio Dembo, Wilson Dos Santos, David Chingunji, Elias Salupeto Pena by Books LLC
May 30th 2010 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, RTF | 34 pages | ISBN: 9781157361633 | 4.72 Mb

Chapters: Jonas Savimbi, Jeremias Chitunda, Antonio Dembo, Wilson Dos Santos, David Chingunji, Elias Salupeto Pena, Tito Chingunji, Jorge Sangumba, Valdemar Chidondo. Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 32. Not illustrated. Free updates online. PurchaseMoreChapters: Jonas Savimbi, Jeremias Chitunda, Antonio Dembo, Wilson Dos Santos, David Chingunji, Elias Salupeto Pena, Tito Chingunji, Jorge Sangumba, Valdemar Chidondo.

Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 32. Not illustrated. Free updates online. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Excerpt: Jonas Malheiro Savimbi (August 3, 1934 February 22, 2002) was an Angolan rebel leader. Savimbi led UNITA, a rebel group that fought against the initially pro-Soviet MPLA in the Angolan Civil War until his death in a clash with Government troops in 2002.

With support from the governments of the United States, the Peoples Republic of China, South Africa, Israel, several African leaders (Felix Houphouet-Boigny of Cote dIvoire, Mobutu Sese Seko of Zaire, King Hassan II of Morocco and Kenneth Kaunda of Zambia), and foreign mercenaries from Portugal, Israel, South Africa, and France, Savimbi spent much of his life battling Angolas Marxist-inspired government, which was supported by weapons and military advisers from the Soviet Union, Cuba, and Nicaragua (under the Sandinistas).

The war ultimately became one of the most prominent Third World conflicts of the Cold War. Jonas Savimbi was born on August 3, 1934 in Munhango, Bie Province, a small town on the Benguela Railway and raised in Portuguese Angolas central province of Bie, which together with Huambo later, after independence of Angola, served as his power base during the Angolan Civil War (1975 - 2002). Savimbis father, Lote, was a stationmaster on Angolas Benguela railway line and a Protestant preacher. Both of his parents were members of the Ovimbundu tribe, which later served as Savimbis major political base.

Savimbi was educated in his early years both in Protestant and Catholic schools. Eventually, at the age of 24 he was given a scholarship to study medicine in Portugal. In Portugal, Savi...More: http: //booksllc.net/?id=26409



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