Mozambican War of Independence
The Mozambican War of Independence was an armed conflict between the guerrilla forces of the Mozambique Liberation Front or FRELIMO (Frente de Libertação de Moçambique), and Portugal. The war offic...
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Eduardo Mondlane
Eduardo Chivambo Mondlane (20 June 1920 – 3 February 1969) served as the founding President of FRELIMO Mozambican Liberation Front from 1962, the year that FRELIMO was founded in Tanzania, until ...
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Uria Simango
The reverend Uria Timoteo Simango (born March 15, 1926) was a Mozambican Presbyterian minister and prominent leader of the Mozambique Liberation Front FRELIMO during the liberation struggle against...
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FRELIMO
The Mozambique Liberation Front (FRELIMO) ([fɾeˈlimu]), from the Portuguese Frente de Libertação de Moçambique was a liberation movement which was founded in 1962 to fight for the independence of the ...
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António de Spínola
António Sebastião Ribeiro de Spínola (generally referred to as António de Spínola, [ɐ̃ ˈtɔniu dɨ ˈspinulɐ]; April 11, 1910 – August 13, 1996) was a Portuguese military officer, author and conser...
Cahora Bassa
Location in MozambiqueThe Cahora Bassa lake—in the Portuguese colonial era (until 1974) known as Cabora Bassa, from Nyungwe Kahoura-Bassa, meaning "finish the job"—is Africa's fourth-largest artificia...
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Mozambican War of Independence
The Mozambican War of Independence was an armed conflict between the guerrilla forces of the Mozambique Liberation Front or FRELIMO (Frente de Libertação de Moçambique), and Portugal. The war offic...
Mozambican War of Independence - Wikipedia
Samora Machel
Samora Moisés Machel (September 29, 1933 – October 19, 1986) was a Mozambican military commander, revolutionary socialist leader and eventual President of Mozambique. Machel led the country from...
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Mozambican Civil War
The Mozambican Civil War began in 1977, two years after the end of the war of independence. It was similar to the Angolan Civil War as both were proxy wars of the Cold War that started soon after the ...
Mozambican Civil War - Wikipedia
Kaúlza de Arriaga
Kaúlza de Oliveira de Arriaga, , , , (Porto, Sé, 18 January 1915 – Lisbon, 2 February 2004) was a Portuguese General, writer, professor and politician. He was Secretary of State (junior minister) of ...
Filipe Samuel Magaia
Filipe Samuel Magaia (7 March 1937 – 10/11 October 1966) was a Mozambican politician, guerrilla leader and Secretary of Defense for the Mozambican FRELIMO organisation during the Mozambican War of Ind...
Operation Gordian Knot
The Operation Gordian Knot (Operação Nó Górdio) was the largest and most expensive Portuguese military campaign in the Portuguese overseas province of Mozambique, East Africa. It was performed in 1970...
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A luta continua
A luta continua (in English: the struggle continues) was the rallying cry of the FRELIMO movement during Mozambique’s war for independence. The phrase is Portuguese but was used by FRELIMO leader Samo...
António Augusto dos Santos
António Augusto dos Santos was a Portuguese General and commander of the Portuguese forces in Mozambique from 1964 until he was relieved of command in 1969. On the outbreak of the Mozambican War of In...