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The Oxford Companion to Politics of the World (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Social sciences, Politics
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1,602 words

The contours of Angola as a country, almost 1,300 kilometers from north to south and over 1,200 kilometers from west

Cuito Cuanavale

Cuito Cuanavale  

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Between October 1987 and June 1988, in the fiercest conventional battles on African soil since Erwin Rommel was defeated at El Amien, the South African Defense Force (SADF) fought pitched ...
détente

détente  

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Literally ‘loosening’. Détente was used to refer to periods of reduced tension in relations between the United States and the Soviet Union during the Cold War. It was closely associated with the ...

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