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Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)

Introduction | Atrocities | Fatalities | Ending | Coding | Works Cited | Notes Introduction Even before full-scale war erupted in 1996, the Zaire (country later renamed Democratic Republic of the Congo) was in crisis. President Joseph Mobutu’s kleptocratic rule … Continue reading

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Afghanistan: Soviet invasion and civil war

Introduction | Atrocities | Fatalities | Ending | Coding | Works Cited | Notes Introduction As best as we can discern, throughout the entire period 1979 – 1998, at least 5,000 civilians were killed each year—although the data throughout leaves … Continue reading

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