Southern Africa

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  • Southern Africa
    • Lesotho
    • Swaziland
    • Namibia
      • SA troops
        • Angola
          • Freed form Portuguese rule in 1975
          • Marxist MLPA took over
          • SA worried that would support SWAPO
            • SWAPO = movement to free Namibia from SA rule
      • Some international pressure to give up Namibia from SA
    • Botswana
      • Zimbabwe
        • Zambia
        • Angola
          • Freed form Portuguese rule in 1975
          • Marxist MLPA took over
          • SA worried that would support SWAPO
            • SWAPO = movement to free Namibia from SA rule
        • Tanzinia
        • White gov lead by Ian Smith (ZAPU)
        • Supported Renamo movement against FRELIMO
          • Botha also supported Renamo
        • Civil war between ZANU and ZAPU
          • ZANU win - Mugabe new leader
    • Mozambique
      • Gained independence from Portugal in 1975
      • FRELIMO - Machel
        • Socialist party with support from communisits
      • Allowed ZANU to have bases there (they were opposition to Ian Smith in Zimbabwe)

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