Angola: A Background Resource

Fact Sheet
by Washington Office on Africa Educational Fund
Washington, DC, United States
2 pages
Type: Leaflet
Coverage in Africa: Southern Africa, Angola
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Leaflet about the history of Angola, the struggle for independence, and the South African invasion in 1975. It also discusses the role of the United States including the CIA involvement, the Clark Amendment that prohibited funding any rebel movement, and the impact of the Amendment's repeal in 1985.
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the Africa Policy Information Center).