Zairian

Some articles on zairian, zairians:

Shaba I - Invasion - The Zairian Military
... success of the rebel attack on high-ranking traitors in the Zairian military ... Many of the Zairian soldiers had not recently been paid and there were numerous reported desertions and defections ...
Battle Of Quifangondo - Battle
... Two 130 mm Zairian Army guns of North Korean origin would also be brought to bear ... Furthermore, when one of the Zairian Army's North Korean 130mm guns which could shoot the distance was fired for the first time, the breach exploded, killing the Zairian lieutenant commanding ... The Zairian gun crew was so incompetent that they had forgotten to charge the artillery pieces' recoil mechanisms with lubricant, which caused the gun's breech to erupt on the first firing ...
Marc Mahélé Lièko Bokungu - Biography
... One of the few Zairian generals not related to Mobutu, he was unique in that he attained his rank on his own merits, rather than through political patronage ... perceived as being incorruptible, won massive popularity with ordinary Zairians for his suppression of rioting by Mobutu's soldiers in the early 1990s nevertheless, he ... be apolitical and accountable to the Zairian people did not sit well with the President, who immediately replaced him with another general ...
Zaire - Mobutism
... The concept of authenticity was derived from the MPR's professed doctrine of "authentic Zairian nationalism and condemnation of regionalism and tribalism." Mobutu defined it as being conscious. 1971, and that of the armed forces to Zairian Armed Forces (Forces Armées Zaïroises—FAZ) ... The adoption of Zairian, as opposed to Western or Christian, names in 1972 and the abandonment of Western dress in favor of the wearing of the abacost were ...
Zairian Socialist Party
... Zairian Socialist Party (French Parti Socialiste Zaïrois) was a Zairian political party, based in exile ...