Zaire & the Regime of Mobutu Zaire has the potential to be a very ...
.... does within his borders." Because of their strategic interests in Zaire, various Western nations have been influential in getting Mobutu
and keeping ....
)Realpolitik Approach & Zaire
.... Once in power
sought to centralize state power
in order to penetrate all aspects, but in the economic realm, these efforts met with catastrophic results ....
)Colonialism & Imperialism in the Congo
.... As such international support grew to remove King Leopold from power
over the Congo .... office days later in a military coup led by Joseph Mobutu
(History, 1993, 1 ....
)Economic Underdevelopment & Famine
.... policy mismanagement. President Mobutu
Sese Seko has ruled Zaire since 1965, seizing power
through a CIA supported coup. In Mobutu's
)Benin Historical & Political Dynamics
was handed over to a presidential council in 1970. .... body and could then be compared with those of President Eyadema in neighboring Togo or Mobutu
in Zaire ....
)INTRODUCTION Most of sub-Saharan Africa has lon
.... might be a conflict, perhaps because this is the third case of power
-sharing between .... France long backed Zaire's Mobutu
Sese Seko, and his fall was a further ....
)Water Problems in the Middle East
.... outside its borders, the main project proposals being in Lake Mobutu
(Uganda and Zaire .... Until recently, Cairo's control of the Nile through power
and large-scale ....