NAGs

State of Katanga


Year Formed: 1960
Year Terminated: 1962

Target States:
DR Congo (Zaire)

Ideational Characteristics:
Ethno-nationalist

Objectives:
Demands for Autonomy
Secession/Territorial Demand

External Supporters:

Belgium

United States of America

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 219

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1251

References:

BROWNELL, J.(2014) Diplomatic Lepers: The Katangan and Rhodesian Foreign Missions in the United States and the Politics of Nonrecognition. International Journal of African Historical Studies.Historical Abstracts with Full Text Database. Vol. 47 Issue 2, p209-237. 29p.

HASKIN, J.M. (2005) The Tragic State of the Congo : From Decolonization to Dictatorship. Algora Pub.EBook Collection (EBSCOhost)Database.

LARMER, M.; KENNES, E. (2014) Rethinking the Katangese Secession. Journal of Imperial & Commonwealth History. Vol. 42 Issue 4, p741-761, 21p. Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd.