A Mobutu Sese Seko
B Muammur Gaddafi C Kim-Jong-il D Nursultan Nazarbayev QUESTION 15 - for 15 points: What is a calumet?
Foreman suffered a cut above his right eye in training and was set to leave Zaire until Kilroy convinced dictator Mobutu Sese Seko
In DRCongo, the group is said to have received support from then-president Mobutu Sese Seko
, who financed it with the aim of destabilising Uganda.
In the 1970s, the custom carried on undercover even after former dictator Mobutu Sese Seko
(1965 to 1997) launched a drive to restore African names.
Dictator's Gift Mobutu Sese Seko
was the other key figure.
This Belgium-UN-US supported coup brought to power Mobutu Sese Seko
, the infamously ruthless dictator more than willing to give his country's natural assets over to Western corporate control in exchange for his own financial gain.
It nourishes and supports gangsters as it supported Nicolai Ceausescu in Eastern Europe, Suharto in Indonesia, Ferdinand Marcos in Philippines, Jean Claud Duva in Haiti, Chun Doo Hwan in South Korea and Mobutu Sese Seko
The following year he was appointed chair of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), a regional economic bloc, and that brought him to confront an even more onerous problem: Zaire (now the Democratic Republic of Congo) was fast sliding into chaos under its long-term kleptocrat, Mobutu Sese Seko
Robertson might have condemned genocide on television, but off air, he carefully built a working relationship with Zairian dictator Mobutu Sese Seko
Between 1975 and 1991 some 425,000 Cubans fought in Angola, newly independent of Portugal, on the side of the government led by the Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA) against Western-backed forces that included, at various times, apartheid South Africa, Zaire (Congo) under the dictator Mobutu Sese Seko
, and the domestic National Movement for the Total Independence of Angola (UNITA).
Of additional concern to Kigali was the information that Zairian President Mobutu Sese Seko
was condoning, if not directly supporting, the activities of the ex-FAR/Interahamwe.
This happened at least twice, in order to support the regime of President Mobutu Sese Seko
, before he removed the mask and revealed his dictatorial face.