Independence of Angola (November 1975)

On 15 November 1975, a few days after independence is proclaimed for Angola, Angolans attend a political meeting. Most of the Portuguese nationals have already left the country, which has been torn apart by a civil war between rival movements MPLA, FNLA and UNITA, each vying for power.

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Source: ANGOLA-INDEPENDANCE. [online]. Paris: Agence France-presse (AFP). 15-11-1975. ID: 68177412. Retrieved from

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Independence of Angola (November 1975)