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Congo (Vol 3, 2006)
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See also 'Congo' in 2004 | 2005 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019.

Contents Volume 3, 2006.

The year 2006 was marked by paradoxical political developments: reinforcement of the power of the president and intensification of the contradictions between his oldest and most powerful supporters inside his party. Internationally, Sassou Nguesso profited from his position as AU president, while his legitimacy at home suffered seriously from the w…

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Bazenguissa-Ganga, Rémy, “Congo (Vol 3, 2006)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 09 March 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2006_COM_0024>
First published online: 2008
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004162631, ISSN: 1871-2525



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