Statement of Mr. Holden Roberto, President of the Union of the Populations of Angola

by Holden Roberto, American Committee on Africa
New York, New York
March 15, 1961
Publisher: American Committee on Africa
5 pages
Type: Press Release
Coverage in Africa: Angola
Coverage outside Africa: United States, Portugal
Language: English
Text of a statement by Holden Roberto, President of the Union of the Populations of Angola. The statement discusses the liberation of African territories. Roberto discusses a recent horrendous massacre by Portugal in Angola. He also says the Union of the Populations of Angola was founded in 1954 in response to land being expropriated and given to Portuguese colonists and the use of Angolans as forced labor.
Used by permission Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: George M. Houser (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections