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Jonas Malheiro Savimbi ('O Mais Velho')

Date of Birth: 03/08/1934
Place of Birth: Munhango
Died: 22/02/2002


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Election, what election?

Meanwhile UNITA is a muddled, faction-ridden shadow of its former self, since the death of its leader Jonas Savimbi in an ambush in February 2002 (AC Vol 43 No 5)...


The limits of power

New developments have helped: the death of rebel leader Jonas Savimbi unblocked peace efforts in Angola; international pressure and tortuous diplomacy produced a power-sharing government and a fragile peace in Congo-K; regional pressure, a local rebellion and thousands of UN peacekeepers have produced another fragile peace in Sierra Leone and Liberia...


A very private war

Among those working for Erinys in Iraq are: South African Vance Myers, formerly linked to Israel's Mossad organisation and the late Jonas Savimbi's rebels in Angola; Australian Gary Wright, ex-Rhodesian Special Forces and linked to former rebel Mozambican leader Afonso Dhlakama...


Rough diamonds

DiamondWorks' operations in Angola crashed in 1998 when rebels of Jonas Savimbi's União Nacional para a Independência Total de Angola attacked the Yetwene alluvial mine in the north-east of the country, killing several DiamondWorks' employees...


Black gold flows

Investors are entering the expanding oil industry and seeking opportunities in reconstruction after the long war with Jonas Savimbi's União Nacional para a Independência Total de Angola ended in April 2002...


Cleaned out

Luanda withdrew most of its troops after the killing in February 2002 of rebel leader Jonas Savimbi, whose União Nacional para a Independência Total de Angola forces had used Pointe-Noire as an arms and diamonds entrepot...


Holding the cash

Defence devours well over a third of government revenue, even though it is some 18 months since the civil war ended, after the death of Jonas Savimbi, leader of the rebel União Nacional para a Independência Total de Angola (UNITA) in February 2002...


Win the war, lose the peace

UNITA too must resolve its leadership, a year after the killing of Jonas Savimbi (AC Vol 43 No 5)...


The new American way

Many fear the MCA will become an instrument of US foreign policy for backing 'friends of Washington' in the Mobutu Sese Seko or Jonas Savimbi mould...


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