Accession Number:

ADB060411

Title:

The Shaba Invasions

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis

Corporate Author:

ARMY COMMAND AND GENERAL STAFF COLL FORT LEAVENWORTH KS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-06-05

Pagination or Media Count:

102.0

Abstract:

This study was written to clarify the 1977 and 1978 invasions of Shaba Province, Republic of Zaire. The investigation is focused on an analysis of historical events leading to and during both invasions. This investigation reveals an insight into the politics and economy of Zaire particularly the Shaba region, the origins of the invaders and presents a detailed account of combat operations by the Zairian Armed Forces against the invaders. author

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE