By Stephen Chan
The publication strains the top of hostilities and the customarily acrimonious, occasionally naive, yet continually laboured negotiations in the direction of peace and elections in Mozambique. there's cautious exam of the numerous overseas elements concerned from the covert intervention of South Africa, the response of 1 African nation, the position of the United international locations and that of humanitarian and non secular teams. the teachings for clash answer and peacekeeping for Africa and past are discussed.
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Additional resources for War and Peace in Mozambique
Rich and Richard Stubbs (eds), The Counter-Insurgent State: Guerilla Waifare and State Building in the Twentieth Century (London: Macmillan, 1997). 3 (May-August 1992). Gunn, 'Post-Nkomati Mozambique'. Legum, CSIS Africa Notes. ', in Kitchen, Angola. Ibid. Diplomatic sources interviewed by the authors. Military sources interviewed by the authors. Ibid. Diplomatic sources interviewed by the authors. Aurelio Rocha, paper presented to the (Portuguese) Institute of International and Strategic Studies (IEEI) 10th International Lisbon Conference on Democratic Reform and Integration, Lisbon, 14-16 October, 1992.
Both Raffaelli and Cohen also asked Durao Barrosso for help in curbing the influence of the guerrillas' Portuguese supporters. The seventh round of talks took place from 1 to 6 August. A misunderstanding between RENAMO and the Malawian authorities meant the round was delayed by 10 days. In a by then not unfamiliar pattern, the round broke down. RENAMO rejected a document that granted it special status in relation to other political parties in return for recognition of the Maputo regime, its laws and institutions.
54. 55. 56. 57. Diplomatic sources interviewed by the authors. Witney W. Schneidman, 'Conflict Resolution in Report', CSIS Africa Notes, 121 (1989). Diplomatic sources interviewed by authors. A Status Moises Venancio, 'Mediation by the Roman Catholic Church in Mozambique', in Stephen Chan and Vivienne Jabri (eds), Mediation in Southern Africa (London: Macmillan, 1993). 'A Questao de Mogambique', Politica Internationa, op. cit. Author's interview with Ed Fugit, Harare, 26 September 1989. Southern Africa: The State Department Bets against the Reagan Doctrine, backgrounder (Washington: The Heritage Foundation, 12 February 1988).
War and Peace in Mozambique by Stephen Chan