CFM News and Notes

by Committee for a Free Mozambique
New York, New York, United States
September 1973
8 pages
Type: Newsletter
Coverage in Africa: Mozambique
Coverage outside Africa: United States, Portugal, United Nations
Language: English
Contents: WOMEN AND THE MOZAMBICAN REVOLUTION • NEWSFLASH • Guerrilla rockets hit Mozambique dam defence base • Loan for tire factory • Kaulza De Arriaga, Portuguese commander in Mozambique, recalled to Lisbon • A cover letter says African Information Service has recently published a collection of speeches by the late Amilcar Cabral, "Return to the Source." The cover letter includes a press statement from the FRELIMO office in Dar es Salaam about the recent massacre of Mozambican civilians in Tete Province. The newsletter discusses FRELIMO President Samora Machel, colonial domination, the Women's Detachment, Cabo Delgado, the League of Mozambican Women (LIFEMO), the military struggle, Josina Machel, the Social Action Section, the Women's Section, the Department of External Affairs, political education, forced early marriages, the Organization of Mozambican Women (OMM), the First Conference of Mozambican Women, girls, husbands, the Cabora Bassa dam project, the U.S. Export-Import Bank, the Mozambique Liberation Front (FRELIMO), Marcelino dos Santos, Father Adrian Hastings, the U.N. Committee of 24 (on decolonization), Portuguese atrocities, the UN Commission on Human Rights, Portuguese soldiers, Rhodesian troops, the village of Joao, Xidecunde, and Mucumbura. 
Used by permission of former members of the Committee for a Free Mozambique.
Collection: Nancy Freehafer collection