Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Group.png Democratic Republic of the Congo   SourcewatchRdf-icon.png
Democratic Republic of the Congo (orthographic projection).svg
Flag of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.svg
Type nation state
Location Africa
Member of Organisation of African Unity
A large country in central Africa, the majority of the former 'Belgian Congo'.

Civil War

“Of the 11 nations intervening in the civil war in the Congo in 1998, nine received U.S. arms and training in 1997.”
 (April 1999)  - [1]

 

A citizen of Democratic Republic of the Congo on Wikispooks

TitleBornDied
Mobutu Sese Seko14 October 19307 September 1997


References

  1. Demilitarization for DemocracyDemilitarization for DemocracyDictators or Democracies? U.S. Arms Transfers and Military Training