AFRICA
Special Bibliography No. 159
Supplement No. 38


August 2006

Compiled by Bibliography Branch
Muir S. Fairchild Research Information Center
Maxwell AFB, AL


Table of Contents
General Information | Economics Conditions | Foreign Relations | Foreign Relations - U.S. | Health | History | Military Aspects | Natural Resources | Politics and Government | Social Aspects | African Union |

Central Africa | Eastern Africa | Northern Africa | Southern Africa | Sub-Saharan Africa | Western Africa |

Algeria | Angola | Benin | Botswana | Burkina Faso | Burundi | Cameroon | Cape Verde Central African Republic | Chad | Comoros | Congo (Brazzaville) | Congo ( Kinshasa) | Cote D'lvoire | Djibouti | Equatorial Guinea | Eritrea | Ethiopia | Gabon | Gambia | Ghana | Guinea | Guinea-Bissau | Kenya | Lesotho | Liberia | Madagascar | Malawi | Mali | Mauritania | Mauritius | Morocco | Mozambique | Namibia | Niger | Nigeria | Rwanda | Sao Tome and Principe | Senegal | Seychelles | Sierra Leone | Somalia | Somalia-Operation Restore Hope| South Africa  | Sudan | Swaziland | Tanzania | Togo | Tunisia | Uganda | Zambia | Zimbabwe


Algeria


Internet Resources

Algeria.  CIA World Factbook 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/ag.html
General information about each country.

Algeria.  Background Notes, November 2005.
Available online at:  http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/8005.htm
Information about Algeria including U.S. relations.

Arab Net
Available online at:  http://www.arab.net/
General information about the countries of Algeria, Morocco, and Tunisia.

Law Library of Congress.  Global Legal Information Network.
Available online at:  http://www.loc.gov/law/guide/algeria.html
"A database of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations. These GLIN members contribute the official full texts of published documents to the database in their original language. Each document is accompanied by a summary in English and subject terms selected from the multilingual index to GLIN."

Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.  Algeria:  Current Issues,  by Carol Migdalovitz.  Washington, Library of Congress, February 2005.  6 p. 
Available online at:  http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/RS21532.pdf

Political Resources on the Net
Available online at:  http://www.politicalresources.net/algeria.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2005, by Charles H. Cutter.  40th ed.  Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2005.  324 p. (The World Today Series)
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.:  R 916 D724a 40th ed. 2005

Africa Review 2005.  26th ed.  Saffron Walden, Essex, England, World of Information, 2005.  392 p.
Provides general information about each country and information about the business climate.
Book call no.:  R 960 A25811 26th ed. 2005

African Economic Outlook, by the African Development Bank.  Paris, Development Centre for the Organisation of Economic Co-Operation and Development, 2004.  423 p.
For each country discusses recent economic elements, macroeconomic policy structural issues, and political and social context.
Book call no.:  330.96 A2584 2003/2004

Bonora-Waisman, Camille.  France and the Algerian Conflict:  Issues in Democracy and Political Stability, 1988-1995.  Burlington, VT, Ashgate, 2003.  233 p. (Leeds Studies and Democratization)
Book call no.:  327.44065 B719f

China's Foreign Affairs 2004 Edition, by the Department of Policy Planning, Ministry of Foreign Affairs People's Republic of China.  Beijing, People's Republic of China, World Affairs Press, 2004.  585 p.
Algeria, pp 79-80.
Book call no.:  327.51 C53912 2004

Global Studies:  Africa, by Wayne Edge.  11th ed.  Dubuque, IA, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2006.  303 p.
Provides an essay for each geographic area and statistical information and a country report for included countries.
Book call no.:  960.05 G652 11th ed 2006

Gods, Guns, and Globalization:  Religious Radicalism and International Political Economy, edited by Mary Ann Tetreault and Robert A. Denemark.  Boulder, CO, Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2004.  344 p. (International Political Economy Yearbook, vol.13)
Globalization, Modernization, and the Islamic Salvation Front in Algeria by Bradford Dillman, pp 153-189.
Book call no.:  201.7 G589

Jane's Sentinel:  Security Assessment North Africa.  Issue 17.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  721 p.
For each country includes information such as:  country profile, geography, natural resources, demography, infrastructure, internal affairs, external affairs, defence spending, armed forces, army, air force, navy, security and foreign forces, procurement, defence production and R&D, and main economic indicators.
Book call no.:  R 961 J33 iss.17 2005

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson.  Issue 16.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  645 p.
Provides order of battle and inventory for each country's air force.
Book call no.:  R 623.746 J33 iss.22 2005

Jane's World Armies, edited by Giles Ebbutt and James C. O'Halloran.  Issue 18.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  781 p.
Provides the following information for each country:  national overview, armed forces overview, command and control, army organization, equipment in service, current developments and recent operations, procurement detail, and points of contract.
Book call no.:  R 355.3 J33 iss.18 2005

Jane's World Insurgency and Terrorism.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  858 p.
Gives general information about each terrorist group and a chronology.
Book call no.:  R 364.1 J33 iss.22 2005

The Middle East and North Africa 2005.  51st ed.  New York, Europa Publications, 2005.  1407 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.:  R 915.6 M627 51st ed. 2005

The Military Balance 2004-2005.  London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2004.  395 p.
Provides information about each terrorist group and a chronology.
Book call no.:  R 355 L847m 2004/2005

Roberts, Hugh.  The Battlefield Algeria, 1988-2002:  Studies in a Broken Polity.  New York, Verso, 2003.  402 p.
Book call no.:  965.05 R644b

Stone, David.  Wars of the Cold War:  Campaigns in Conflicts 1945-1990.  London, Brassey's, 2004.  336 p.
Algeria, 1954-62, pp 234-240.
Book call no.:  909.825 S877w

Periodicals

Algeria.  Military Technology 29:221-222 January 2005.
Details force structure.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17111246

Algeria:  Abdelaziz of Arabia.  Africa Confidential 46:5-6 March 18, 2005.
"President Bouteflika wants the Arab summit to underline his domination of regional politics."

Algeria:  Military Matters.  Africa Confidential 45:8 August 6, 2004.
Discusses the resignation of Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Mohamed Lamari and his replacement by General Salah Gaid.

Bennison, Amira K.  The "New Order" and Islamic Order:  The Introduction of the Nizami Army in the Western Maghrib and its Legitimation, 1830-73.  International Journal of Middle East Studies 36:591-612 November 2004.
Military reform in Algeria and Morocco during the period of 1830-1873.

Bimberg, Edward L.  In Algeria a Cabal of French Generals Tried to Overthrow Charles De Gaulle's Government.  Military History 22:18+ September 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17957642

Blanche, Ed.  Are the Salafists Finally Running Out of Steam?  Middle East 352:24-26 January 2005.
"Reports that Algeria's dwindling band of Islamic insurgents appeare to be fighting a losing battle against the government of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and also in their efforts to spearhead the drive to establish a new operational base for Al Qaeda in the Sahel region."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=15629734

Blanche, Ed.  GSPC Announces New Leader.  Jane's Intelligence Review 16:31 November 2004.
"Announces the selection of Abou Mossab Abdelwadoud as leader of the Salafist Group for Preaching and Combat in Algeria on September 6, 2004."

Bouandel, Youcef.  Algeria's Presidential Election of April 2004:  A Backward Step in the Democratisation Process or a Foreword Step Towards Stability?  Third World Quarterly 25:1525-1540 December 2004.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18332343

Bouandel, Youcef.  Reforming the Algerian Electoral System.  Journal of Modern African Studies 43:393-415 September 2005.

Campbell, James D.  French Algeria and British Northern Ireland:  Legitimacy and the Rule of Law in Low-Intensity Conflict.  Military Review 85:2-5 March-April 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16782838

Cavendish, Richard.  Insurrection in Algeria.  History Today 54:60 November 2004.
"Commemorates the insurrection of the Algerian government against French Imperialism on November 1, 1945."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=15005987

Donovan, Paul.  Round up the Usual Algerians.  New Statesman 135:13 March 6, 2006.
Great Britain attempts to repatriate 15 illegal Algerian immigrants.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=19988190

Entelis, John P.  The Democratic Imperative vs. the Authoritarian Impulse:  The Maghrib State Between Transition and Terrorism.  Middle East Journal 59:537-558 Autumn 2005.
"Despite public promises to the contrary, Algeria, Morocco, and Tunisia continue to be ruled autocratically even as their civil societies aspire to greater public space."
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=928504101&sid=4&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Falls, Nigel.  The Conquest of Algiers.  History Today 55:44-51 October 2005.
Discusses the French capture of Algiers in 1830.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18455277

A Flawed Character.  Economist 377:56 October 8, 2005.
"Focuses on Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's Charter on Peace and National Reconciliation."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18538162

Ford, Neil.  Oil and Gas:  New Powers Make Their Mark.  New African No.435:56+ December 2004.
Developments in the oil and gas sectors in the countries of Nigeria, Angola, Algeria, Chad, Namibia, Sudan, and Equatorial Guinea.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=15270068

The Good and the Ugly.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:23 March 2005.
"President Bouteflika is trying to heal the wounds of Algeria's notorious past, but the media are not a beneficiary of his new initiative."

Horne, Alister.  Remember Algeria.  National Review 56:30-31 December 13, 2004.
"Discusses the eight year long Algerian war in the middle of the 20th century."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=15448641

Horne, Alister.  Roots of Terror.  Spectator 296:28 October 30, 2004.
"Comments on hostilities happening in Algeria."
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=884476441&sid=1&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Ivanov, Henry and Lewis, J. A. C.  Algeria and Russia to Sign USD3 Billion Arms Deal.  Jane's Defence Weekly 43:14 January 25, 2006.
"Reports on the arms agreement between the governments of Algeria and Russia for the purchase and delivery of Russian Aircraft Corp's MiG-29SMT/UBT and Sukhoi Su-30MKI fighter aircraft and Almaz-Antei S-300PMU surface-to-air missile systems."

Jhazbhay, Iqbal.  South Africa-North Africa Relations:  Bridging a Continent.  South African Journal of International Affairs 11:155-168 Winter-Spring 2004.

Koch, Andrew.  U. S. Steps up Counterterrorism Training in the Sahel.  Jane's Intelligence Review 16:30-31 November 2004.

Kominek, Jiri.  Aero Vodochody to Maintain Algerian L-39s.  Jane's Defence Weekly 42:16 October 26, 2005.
"Reports on Czech aircraft manufacturer Aero Vodochody's signing of an agreement with the government of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria to carry out maintenance and on some of the country's L-39 advanced jet trainer/light attack aircraft."

Martin, Gilles.  War in Algeria:  The French Experience.  Military Review 85:51-57 July-August 2005.
"Discusses the history of the Algerian war in 1954."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18080862

McDougall, James.  Savage Wars? Codes of Violence in Algeria, 1830s - 1990s.  Third World Quarterly 26:117-131 February 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16188223

Merom, Gil.  The Social Origins of the French Capitulation in Algeria.  Armed Forces & Society 30:601-628 Summer 2004.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=15200954

Parks, Robert P.  An Unexpected Mandate?  The April 8, 2004 Algerian Presidential Elections.  Middle East Journal 59:98-106 Winter 2005.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=882844161&sid=5&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Singh, Pulkit.  Algeria Eyes Indian Su-30MKIs, T-90s.  Journal of Electronic Defense 28:34-35 August 2005.
Negotiations to purchase SU-30MKI aircraft and T-90 tanks.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18016649

Williams, Ian.  Amr Moussa Secure His Final Victory and Quest for Arab Security Council Seat.  Washington Report on Middle East Affairs 24:28-29 January-February 2005.
Algeria will continue to hold a seat on the UN Security Council for the next year.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=15514301


Angola


Internet Resources

Angola.  CIA World Factbook 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/ao.html
General information about each country.

Angola.  Background Notes. March 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/6619.htm
Information about Angola including U.S. relations.

Boslego, Jordan.  Angola's Agony.  Harvard International Review Winter 2005.
Available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16090912
"Examines the status of Angola after the civil war."

Goodwin, Jan.  Where There's One Landmine for Every Person.  Marie Claire March 2005.
Available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&an=16410991

Law Library of Congress.  Global Legal Information Network.
Available online at:  http://www.loc.gov/law/guide/angola.html
"A database of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations. These GLIN members contribute the official full texts of published documents to the database in their original language. Each document is accompanied by a summary in English and subject terms selected from the multilingual index to GLIN."

Marburg Haemorrhagic Fever, Angola - Update.  Weekly Epidemiological Record September 2, 2005.
Available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18236580

Poliomyelitis, Angola - Update.  Weekly Epidemiological Record September 2, 2005.
Available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18236581

Political Resources on the Net
Available online at:  http://www.politicalresources.net/angola.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2005, by Charles H. Cutter.  40th ed.  Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2005.  324 p. (The World Today Series)
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.:  R 916 D724a 40th ed. 2005

Africa Review 2005.  26th edition.  Saffron Walden, Essex, England, World of Information, 2005.  392 p.
Provides general information about each country and information about the business climate.
Book call no.:  R 960 A25811 26th ed. 2005

Africa South of the Sahara 2005.  34th ed.  New York, Europa Publications, 2005.  1465 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.:  R 916.7 A258 34th ed. 2005

Aksu, Esref.  The United Nations, Intra-State Peacekeeping and Normative Change.  New York, Manchester University Press, 2003.  241 p.
The UN in the Angola Conflict:  UNAVEM, pp 155-178.
Book call no.:  341.584 A315u

Bauer, Gretchen and Taylor, Scott D.  Politics in Southern Africa:  State and Society in Transition.  Boulder, CO, Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2005.  403 p.
Angola:  Peace and the Predatory State, pp 139-167.
Book call no.:  320.968 B344p

China's Foreign Affairs 2004 Edition, by the Department of Policy Planning, Ministry of Foreign Affairs People's Republic of China.  Beijing, People's Republic of China, World Affairs Press, 2004.  585 p.
Angola, pp 82-83.
Book call no.:  327.51 C53912 2004

Crocker, Chester A. and others.  Grasping the Nettle:  Analyzing Cases of Intractable Conflict.  Washington, United States Institute of Peace Press, 2005.  410 p.
Angola:  The End of an Intractable Conflict by Paul Hare, pp 209-230.
Book call no.:  327.16 C938g

James, W. Martin.  Historical Dictionary of Angola.  New ed.  Lanham, MD, Scarecrow Press, 2004.  228.(Historical Dictionaries of Africa, no.92)
Book call no.:  967.3003 J29h

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson.  Issue 23.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2006.  649 p.
Provides order of battle and inventory for each country's air force.
Book call no.:  R 323.746 J33 iss.23 2006

Jane's World Armies, edited by Giles Ebbutt and James C. O'Halloran.  Issue 18.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  781 p.
Provides the following information for each country:  national overview, armed forces overview, command and control, army organization, equipment in service, current developments and recent operations, procurement detail, and points of contact.
Book call no.:  R 355.3 J33 iss.18 2005

Jane's World Insurgency and Terrorism March 2006.  Issue 23.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  865 p.
Gives general information about each terrorist group and a chronology.
Book call no.:  R 364.1 J33 iss.23 2006

The Military Balance 2005-2006.  London, Routledge, 2005.  447 p.
Provides information about the military organization of each country.
Book call no.:  R 355 L847m 2005-2006

Stone, David.  Wars of the Cold War:  Campaigns in Conflicts 1945-1990.  London, Brassey's, 2004.  336 p.
Angola, Mozambique and Guinea, pp 243-246.
Book call no.:  909.825 S877w

Periodicals

Africa's Backdoor for Ivory.  New Scientist 189:6 April 15, 2006.
Angola is being used as a conduit for the illegal ivory trade.

AIDS in Angola:  Good News, Maybe.  Economist 373:46 December 4, 2004.
"Could Angola become the second African state to roll back AIDS?"
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=15263135

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi and Williams, Bideh.  Angola:  A Step in the Right Direction.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 10:8 October 2004.
Notes small "advances in freedom of expression."

Algeria:  The President's General's.  Africa Confidential 47:7 February 3, 2006.
"The president may be back but succession rumors are festering."

Angola.  Military Technology 29:256-257 January 2005.
Provides force structure information.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17111299

Angola:  Adeus Espiao.  Africa Confidential 47:8 March 3, 2006.
"The sacking of intelligence chief General Fernando Garcia Miala by President Jose Eduardo do Santos last month points to new tensions in the ruling elite over the spiols of the post-war oil boom."

Angola:  Birthday Blues.  Africa Confidential 46:4-6 November 18, 2005.
"Soaring oil prices pay for some development spending but too much cash still goes missing."

Angola:  Boom Boom, China's Coming.  Africa Confidential 45:6-7 December 17, 2004.
Trade between Angola and China.

Angola:  Chinese Firecrackers.  Africa Confidential 46:8 February 4, 2005.
Discusses corruption in funds provided to Angola from Chinese sources.

Angola:  Divided on Debt.  Africa Confidential 47:8 March 17, 2006.
"Western creditors are divided on negotiating strategy on the rescheduling of Luanda's official debts to the Paris Club."

Angola:  Election Budget.  Africa Confidential 47:3-4 March 31, 2006.
"Oil, China and a bid for votes are driving the world's fastest-growing economy."

Angola:  Election, What Election?  Africa Confidential 45:2-4 December 3, 2004.
"With money and political dominance, the MPLA isn't rushing to the polls."

Angola:  Green Light.  Africa Confidential 45:8 November 5, 2004.
Donor's conference for Angola to be held on October 15.

Angola:  Outbreak of Ebola-Like Virus.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:9 April 2005.
Death toll over 250.

Angola:  Poll Postponed.  Africa Confidential 47:7 January 20, 2006.
"Lengthy preparations for national elections mean no vote this year."

Angola:  Sick Note.  Africa Confidential 47:8 April 28, 2006.
Speculations that President José Eduardo do Santos has suffered a heart attack in Brazil.

Angola:  Ten Percent.  Africa Confidential 47:8 February 17, 2006.
"Prospects for Angola to reschedule some of its US $9 billion external debt and access cheap international credit looked bleak following yet another canceled International Monetary Fund visit."

Badcock, James.  The Road Ahead.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:23 December 2005.
"President Bouteflika puts together a plan that may rescue Algeria from violence and morass."

Cathcart, Brian.  Meet the out Crowd.  New Statesman 134:20 July 4, 2005.
Briefly profiles 10 African countries that were not given debt relief by the G8.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17478704

Cold War Inflames Situation.  African Agenda 7,no.5 & 6:60 2004.

Darimani, Abdulai.  AIMES Demand Full Implementation of Progressive Elements of EIR Report.  African Agenda 7,no.5 & 6:38-39 2004.
"Members of the African Initiative on Mining, Environment and Society (AIMES) from Angola, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Guinea, Mali and Niger participating in the World Social Forum (WSF) in Mumbai, India have called on the World Bank Group to fully implement the progressive elements of the extractive industries review report."

De Figueiredo, Antônio.  Mozambique and Angola - the Communist Episode.  New African No.437:30-31 February 2005.
"Discusses the impact of the independence of Mozambique and Angola on the continuing struggle for black emancipation in southern Africa."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=15961546

De Figueiredo, Antônio.  Understanding Angola.  New African No.445:22-23 November 2005.
"Discusses how Angola's celebration of its qualification for the 2006 football World Cup will work as a distraction from the realities of the political and economic situation of the country."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18791784

The Deadly Dividend.  Economist 372:54 September 18, 2004.
"Reports on efforts to control the spread of AIDS in Angola."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=14455525

Dorao-Moris, Marga.  The Darker Side of Diamonds.  UN Chronicle 42:25 March-May 2005.
Discusses diamonds as a direct cause of poverty.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17249431

Easy to Lay, Hard to Dig up.  Economist 373:46 December 4, 2004.
Discusses landmine clearing in Angola.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=15263136

In Brief.  Jane's Defence Weekly 41:24 October 20, 2004.
Discusses the "decision of the Dutch defense ministry to transfer 20 military trucks to Angola."

Kari, Andrea and Kevlihan, Rob.  International Human Rights Protection in Situations of Conflict and Post-Conflict:  A Case Study of Angola.  African Security Review 13, no.4:29-41 2004.

Killer in Capital.  New Scientist 186:7 April 2, 2005.
"Angola is facing what appears to be the largest outbreak yet of the Ebola-like virus Marburg."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16725128

The Long Road to Recovery.  Economist 376:45-46 September 17, 2005.
Discusses the outlook for Angola.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18328038

The Long Slow Walk to Normality.  Economist 372:48 September 4, 2004.
Political conditions in Angola.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=14350552

Marburg Virus Spreads.  Beijing Review 48:9 April 28, 2005.
"Reports on the spread of the Marburg virus in Luanda, Angola."

Marris, Emma.  Marburg Workers Battle to Win Trust of Locals.  Nature 434:946 April 21, 2005.

McMillan, John.  Promoting Transparency in Angola.  Journal of Democracy 16:155-169 July 2005.
"Focuses on problems of corruption and authoritarianism in Angola."
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=873115501&sid=1&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Ndayimirije, Nestor and Kindhauser, Mary Kay.  Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever in Angola - Fighting Fear in a Lethal Pathogen.  New England Journal of Medicine 352:2155-2157 May 26, 2005.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=846306041&sid=1&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

New Report Calls for Boycott of Angolan Diamonds.  African Agenda 8,no.2:33-34 2005.
Report is titiled "Angola's Deadly Diamonds" by the human rights activists, Rafael Marques and Rui Falcao de Campos."

Pearce, Justin.  War, Peace and Diamonds in Angola:  Popular Perceptions of the Diamond Industry in the Lundas.  African Security Review 13, no.2:51-64 2004.

Peters, C. J.  Marburg and Ebola - Arming Ourselves Against the Deadly Filoviruses.  New England Journal of Medicine 352:2571-2573 June 23, 2005.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=859427041&sid=2&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Politics.  Economist 375:6 April 9, 2005.
News briefs include "Angola sealed its border with Congo to contain the outbreak of Marburg virus."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16711918

Rebuilding Failed States:  From Chaos, Order.  Economist 374:45-47 March 5, 2005.
"What can the world do about state failure? Surprisingly, quite a lot."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16331428

Salisbury, Brendan.  Angola:  Inside Africa's Forgotten Country.  New African No.438:48-49 March 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16265448

Sieder, Jill J. and Campo-Flores, Arian.  A Fever's Deadly Path.  Newsweek 145:36 May 2, 2005.
"Reports on the outbreak of Marburg fever in Angola."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16838688


Benin


Internet Resources

Benin.  CIA World Factbook 2005.
Available online at:  http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/bn.html
General information about each country.

Benin.  Background Notes, August 2005.
Available online at:  http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/6761.htm
Information about Benin including U.S. relations

Law Library of Congress.  Global Legal Information Network.
Available online at:  http://www.loc.gov/law/guide/benin.html
"A database of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations. These GLIN members contribute the official full texts of published documents to the database in their original language. Each document is accompanied by a summary in English and subject terms selected from the multilingual index to GLIN."

Political Resources on the Net
Available online at:  http://www.politicalresources.net/benin.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governements, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

China's Foreign Affairs 2004 Edition, by the Department of Policy Planning, Ministry of Foreign Affairs People's Republic of China.  Beijing, People's Republic of China, World Affairs Press, 2004.  585 p.
Benin, p 102.
Book call no.:  327.51 C53912 2004

Houngnikpo, Mathurin C.  Determinants of Democratization in Africa:  A Comparative Study of Benin and Togo.  Lanham, MD, University Press of America, 2001.  257 p.
Book call no.:  320.9668 H839d

Jane's Sentinel:  Security Assessment West Africa.  Alexandria, VA, Janes Information Group, 2005.  668 p.
For each country includes information such as:  country profile, geography, natural resources, demography, infrastructure, internal affairs, external affairs, defence spending, armed forces, army, air force, navy, security and foreign forces, procurement, defence production and R&D, and main economic indicators.
Book call no.:  R 966 J33 iss.9 2005

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  645 p.
Provides order of battle and inventory for each country's air force.
Book call no.:  R 623.746 J33 iss.22 2005

Jane's World Armies, edited by Giles Ebbutt and James C. O'Halloran.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  1066 p.
Provides the following information for each country:  national overview, armed forces overview, command and control, army organization, equipment in service, current developments and recent operations, procurement detail, and points of contact.
Book call no.:  R 355.3 J33 iss.17 2005

The Military Balance 2004-2005.  London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2004.  395 p.
Provides information about the military organization of each country.
Book call no.:  R 355 L847m 2004/2005

Veen, Roel Van Der.  What Went Wrong with Africa?  A Contemporary History.  Amsterdam, Netherlands, KIT Publishers, 2004.  298 p.
Upheaval in Benin, pp 81-83.
Book call no.:  960.3 V418w

Periodicals

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi.  Republic of Benin:  Heavy Price for Corruption.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:7 April 2005.
"A United States based company, the Titan Corporation, a defence and telecommunications company, has admitted bribery and agreed to pay $28.5 million in criminal penalties."

Benin.  Military Technology 29:257 January 2005.
Provides force structure information.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17111300

Bush, George W.  Memorandum on Waving Prohibition on United States Military Assistance with Respect to Benin.  Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents 41:1380 September 19, 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18429023


Botswana


Internet Resources

Botswana.  CIA World Factbook 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/bc.html
General information about each country.

Botswana.  Background Notes. May 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/1830.htm
Information about Botswana including U.S. relations.

Law Library of Congress.  Global Legal Information Network.
Available online at:  http://www.loc.gov/law/guide/botswana.html
"A database of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations. These GLIN members contribute the official full texts of published documents to the database in their original language. Each document is accompanied by a summary in English and subject terms selected from the multilingual index to GLIN."

Political Resources on the Net
Available online at:  http://www.politicalresources.net/botswana.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Republic of Botswana:  The Government of Botswana Web Site.
Available online at:  http://www.gov.bw/home.html

Books

Africa 2005, by Charles H. Cutter.  40th ed.  Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2005.  324 p. (The World Today Series)
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.:  R 916 D724a 40th ed. 2005

Africa Review 2005.  26th edition.  Saffron Walden, Essex, England, World of Information, 2005.  392 p.
Provides general information about each country and information about the business climate.
Book call no.:  R 960 A25811 26th ed. 2005

Africa South of the Sahara 2005.  34th ed.  New York, Europa Publications, 2005.  1465 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.:  R 916.7 A258 34th ed. 2005

African Economic Outlook, by the African Development Bank.  Paris, Development Centre for the Organisation of Economic Co-Operation and Development, 2004.  423 p.
For each country discusses recent economic elements, macroeconomic policy structural issues, and political and social context.
Book call no.:  330.96 A2584 2003/2004

Bauer, Gretchen and Taylor, Scott D.  Politics in Southern Africa:  State and Society in Transition.  Boulder, CO, Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2005.  403 p.
Botswana:  Dominant Party Democracy, pp 81-107.
Book call no.:  320.968 B344p

China's Foreign Affairs 2004 Edition, by the Department of Policy Planning, Ministry of Foreign Affairs People's Republic of China.  Beijing, People's Republic of China, World Affairs Press, 2004.  585 p.
Botswana, p 105.
Book call no.:  327.51 C53912 2004

Democratic Reform in Africa:  The Quality of Progress, edited by E. Gyimah-Boadi.  Boulder, CO, Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2004.  349 p.
Botswana:  The Path to Democracy and Development by Patrick Molutsi, pp 159-181.
Book call no.:  320.96 D3831

Global Studies:  Africa, by Wayne Edge.  11th ed.  Dubuque, IA, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2006.  303 p.
Provides an essay for each geographic area and statistical information and a country report for included countries.
Book call no.:  960.05 G652 11th ed 2006

Good, Kenneth.  Bushmen and Diamonds:  (Un)Civil Society in Botswana.  Uppsala, Sweden, Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, 2003.  40 p. (Discussion Paper, no.23)
Book call no.:  968.83 G646b

Good, Kenneth.  The Liberal Model and Africa:  Elites Against Democracy.  New York, Palgrave, 2002.  256 p. (International Political Economy Series)
Book call no.:  321.8 G646L

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson.  Issue 23.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2006.  649 p.
Provides order of battle and inventory for each country's air force.
Book call no.:  R 323.746 J33 iss.23 2006

Jane's World Armies, edited by Giles Ebbutt and James C. O'Halloran.  Issue 18.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  781 p.
Provides the following information for each country:  national overview, armed forces overview, command and control, army organization, equipment in service, current developments and recent operations, procurement detail, and points of contact.
Book call no.:  R 355.3 J33 iss.18 2005

Leith, J. Clark.  Why Botswana Prospered.  Ithaca, NY, McGill-Queen's University Press, 2005.  156 p.
Book call no.:  330.96883 L533w

The Military Balance 2005-2006.  London, Routledge, 2005.  447 p.
Provides information about the military organization of each country.
Book call no.:  R 355 L847m 2005-2006

Motzafi-Haller, Pnina.  Fragmented Worlds, Coherent Lives:  The Politics of Difference in Botswana.  Westport, CT, Bergin & Garvey, 2002.  215 p.
Book call no.:  305.896 M923f

Olowu, Dele and Wunsch, James S.  Local Governance in Africa:  The Challenges of Democratic Decentralization.  Boulder, CO, Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2004.  309 p.
South Africa and Botswana:  The Impact of National Context, pp 107-124.
Book call no.:  320.8096 O52L

Werbner, Richard P.  Reasonable Radicals and Citizenship in Botswana:  The Public Anthropology of Kalanga Elites.  Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press, 2004.  254 p. (African Systems of Thought)
Book call no.:  968.83 W484r

Periodicals

Africa's Prize Democracy.  Economist 373:50 November 6, 2004.
"Why is an arid, landlocked country in southern Africa such a success?"
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=14972828

Botswana.  Military Technology 29:257-258 January 2005.
Provides force structure information.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17111301

Botswana:  Factions in Fractions.  Africa Confidential 46:8 June 10, 2005.
"A bitter race looms for the Secretary Generalship of the ruling Botswana Democratic Party and its national Congress on 21-23 July in Serowe."

Botswana:  For the Greater Good.  Africa Confidential 46:3-4 March 18, 2005.
"By trying to expel an academic critic, the government is risking its reputation."

Botswana How De Beers Views the Situation.  New African No.450:38-39 April 2006.
Examines the De Beer's perspective in the conflict over the Central Kalahari Game Reserve.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=20362633

Botswana:  Khama Digs in.  Africa Confidential 46:8 August 26, 2005.
President elect Khama "strengthened his position at July's national Congress of the governing Botswana Democratic Party."

Botswana:  Khama's Coming.  Africa Confidential 45:7 November 19, 2004.
"Africa's most successful democracy will soon be run by a military man."

Brown, Rosemary J.  Places of Death.  New Internationalist No.375:6 January-February 2005.
"Reports on the struggle for survival by indigenous peoples in Botswana who were forced out of their ancestral lands and were relocated in resettlement camps by the government, diamond producers, and the mining and tourism sectors."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16334903

Bushmen to Take Botswana to Court.  Ecologist 34:10 July-August 2004.
Bushmen want the right to return to their ancestral lands.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=13791632

Good, Kenneth.  Resource Dependency and Its Consequences:  The Costs of Botswana's Shining Gems.  Journal of Contemporary African Studies 23:27-50 January 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16257200

Henk, Dan.  Biodiversity and the Military in Botswana.  Armed Forces & Society 32:273-291 January 2006.

Henk, Dan.  The Botswana Defence Force:  Evolution of a Professional African Military.  African Security Review 13, no.4:85-99 2004.

Hordern Nick.  Botswana Voices of the San.  New African No.450:36-38 April 2006.
Discusses the Central Kalahari Game Reserve and the San people.

Makgala, Christian J.  Relationship Between Kenneth Koma and the Botswana Democratic Party, 1965-2003.  African Affairs 104:303-323 April 2005.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=824986491&sid=4&Fmt=2&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Maundeni, Zibani.  Mutual Criticism and State/Society Interaction in Botswana.  Journal of Modern African Studies 42:619-636 December 2004.

Mlambo-Ngcuka, Phumzile.  'Election Reflects the Will of the People.'  New African No.440:36-38 May 2005.
Discusses parliamentary elections held in 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16940239

Mogae, Festus.  Botswana:  'How We Created an African Success Story.'  New African No.439:32-36 April 2005.
President Mogae provides his explanation for the development achievements in Botswana.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16652453

Palmer, Tim.  Making the Paper:  Tim Palmer.  Nature 439:1 February 2, 2006.
Discusses research on climate data to predict outbreaks of malaria in Botswana.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=19564827

Rossouw, Henk.  Botswana Deports Veteran Scholar Who Criticized Country's President.  Chronicle of Higher Education 51:A34 June 10, 2005.
"Reports on the deportation of political-science professor Kenneth Good in Botswana after writing an academic paper that criticized the country's president."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17320975

Rossouw, Henk.  Critic of President Put on Trial in Botswana.  Chronicle of Higher Education 51:A37 May 20, 2005.
"Botswana put an outspoken political-science professor on trial this month in an effort to deport him for writing an academic paper that criticized the president of the southern African country."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17184301

The Row about the Bushmen.  Economist 378:47 February 18, 2006.
Discusses the Bushmen's eviction from their lands in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=19819686

Scourge of the Continent.  Science 310:1877 December 23, 2005.
Mentions that Botswana has a more than 30% infection rate of HIV.

Security Fences.  Atlantic 295:40 March 2005.
"The government of Botswana claims it just started building a 10-foot-high electric fence along its border with Zimbabwe to control the spread of foot-and-mouth disease."
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=795369731&sid=5&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD


Burkina Faso


Internet Resources

Burkina Faso.  CIA World Factbook 2005.
Available online at:  http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/uv.html
General information about each country.

Burkina Faso.  Background Notes, August 2005.
Available online at:  http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/2834.htm
Information about Burkina Faso including U.S. relations

Enzi Praises Bush's Pick for Ambassador.  FDCH Press Releases, November 1, 2005.
Available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&an=32X0603301667

Law Library of Congress.  Global Legal Information Network.
Available online at:  http://www.loc.gov/law/guide/burkina.html
"A database of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations. These GLIN members contribute the official full texts of published documents to the database in their original language. Each document is accompanied by a summary in English and subject terms selected from the multilingual index to GLIN."

Political Resources on the Net
Available online at:  http://www.politicalresources.net/burkinafaso.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governements, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Jane's Sentinel:  Security Assessment West Africa.  Alexandria, VA, Janes Information Group, 2005.  668 p.
For each country includes information such as:  country profile, geography, natural resources, demography, infrastructure, internal affairs, external affairs, defence spending, armed forces, army, air force, navy, security and foreign forces, procurement, defence production and R&D, and main economic indicators.
Book call no.:  R 966 J33 iss.9 2005

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  645 p.
Provides order of battle and inventory for each country's air force.
Book call no.:  R 623.746 J33 iss.22 2005

Jane's World Armies, edited by Giles Ebbutt and James C. O'Halloran.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  1066 p.
Provides the following information for each country:  national overview, armed forces overview, command and control, army organization, equipment in service, current developments and recent operations, procurement detail, and points of contact.
Book call no.:  R 355.3 J33 iss.17 2005

The Military Balance 2004-2005.  London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2004.  395 p.
Provides information about the military organization of each country.
Book call no.:  R 355 L847m 2004/2005

Periodicals

Beauchemin, Bris and Schoumaker, Bruno.  Migration to Cities in Burkina Faso:  Does the Level of Development in Sending Areas Matter?  World Development 33:1129-1152 July 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18102215

The Blacksmith and the Noble.  New Internationalist No.380:26-27 July 2005.
Discusses caste discrimination in Burkina Faso.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17526072

Burkina Faso.  Military Technology 29:258 January 2005.
Provides force structure information.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17111302

Burkina Faso:  Disbelief Suspended.  Africa Confidential 46:8 November 18, 2005.
Discusses elections to be held on 13 November.

Burkina Faso:  Five Years.  Africa Confidential 46:5-6 December 2, 2005.
"The election was not democratic but the President's allies go on backing him."

Bush, George W.  Proclamation 7853 - to Take Certain Actions under the African Growth and Opportunity Act with Respect to Burkina Faso.  Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents 40:2939-2940 December 20, 2004.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=15519338

Calves, Anne-Emmanuele and Schoumaker, Bruno.  Deteriorating Economic Context and Changing Patterns of Youth Employment in Urban Burkina Faso:  1980-2000.  World Development 32:1341-1354 August 2004.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=13902718

Human Rights, Not "Trade Justice."  New Statesman 134:17 December 12, 2005.
Discusses the problems of making a profit from raising cotton in Burkina Faso.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=19077293

King, Martin L.  Comparore for Ever.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:21 September 2005.
"Contrary to the expectations of the opposition, long-reigning President Blaise Comparore is set to run again - and win the November polls."

Upcoming Elections.  Journal of Democracy 16:180-181 October 2005.
Burkina Faso will have presidential elections on November 13, 2005.


Burundi


Internet Resources

Burundi.  CIA World Factbook
Available online at:  http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/by.html
General information about each country.

Burundi.  Background Notes January 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/2821.htm
Information about Burundi including U.S. relations.

Law Library of Congress.  Global Legal Information Network
Available online at:  http://www.loc.gov/law/guide/burundi.html
"A database of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations. These GLIN members contribute the official full texts of published documents to the database in their original language. Each document is accompanied by a summary in English and subject terms selected from the multilingual index to GLIN."

Political Resources on the Net
Available online at:  http://www.politicalresources.net/burundi.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2005, by Charles H. Cutter.  40th ed.  Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2005.  324 p. (The World Today Series)
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.:  R 916 D724a 40th ed. 2005

Africa Review 2005.  26th edition.  Saffron Walden, Essex, England, World of Information, 2005.  392 p.
Provides general information about each country and information about the business climate.
Book call no.:  R 960 A25811 26th ed. 2005

Africa South of the Sahara 2006.  35th ed.  New York, Europa Publications, 2005.  1523 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.:  R 916.7 A258 35th ed. 2006

China's Foreign Affairs 2004 Edition, by the Department of Policy Planning, Ministry of Foreign Affairs People's Republic of China.  Beijing, People's Republic of China, World Affairs Press, 2004.  585 p.
Burundi, pp 110-111.
Book call no.:  327.51 C53912 2004

Jane's Sentinel:  Security Assessment Central Africa.  Issue 16.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  828 p.
For each country includes information such as:  country profile, geography, natural resources, demography, infrastructure, internal affairs, external affairs, defence spending, armed forces, army, air force, navy, security and foreign forces, procurement, defence production and R&D, and main economic indicators.
Book call no.:  R 967 J33 iss.17 2005

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane,s Information Group, 2005.  645 p.
Provides order of battle and inventory for each country's air force.
Book call no.:  R 623.746 J33 iss.22 2005

Jane's World Armies, edited by Giles Ebbutt and James C. O'Halloran.  Issue 18 .  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  781 p.
Provides the following information for each country:  national overview, armed forces overview, command and control, army organization, equipment in service, current developments and recent operations, procurement detail, and points of contact.
Book call no.:  R 355.3 J33 iss.18 2005

Jane's World Insurgency and Terrorism September 2005.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  858 p.
Gives general information about each terrorist group and a chronology.
Book call no.:  R 364.1 J33 iss.22 2005

The Military Balance 2004-2005.  London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2004.  395 p.
Provides information about the military organization of each country.
Book call no.:  R 355 L847m 2004/2005

Periodicals

Addison, Tony.  Conflict and Peace Building:  Interactions Between Politics and Economics.  Round Table 94:405-411 September 2005.
Assesses the impact of violent conflict on the societies and economies of Burundi, Sierra Leone, and Uganda.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18333961

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi.  Burundi:  Free Education for All.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:9 November 2005.
Free primary education in Burundi.

Boshoff, Henri.  The United Nations Mission in Burundi (ONUB):  Overview.  African Security Review 13, no.3:57-59 2004.

Burundi.  Military Technology 29:258-259 January 2005.
Provides force structure information.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17111303

Burundi:  How Can They Vote?  Africa Confidential 46:8 February 18, 2005.
"At last, Burundi's constitutional referendum is set for 28 February."

Burundi:  The Timetable Slips.  Africa Confidential 45:5-6 October 8, 2004.
"Politicians scramble for power as the transition draws near."

Burundi:  Under New Management.  Africa Confidential 46:7 June 24, 2005.
"The local government elections bring change and hope for a calmer future."

Cathcart, Brian.  Meet the out Crowd.  New Statesman 134:20 July 4, 2005.
Briefly profiles 10 African countries that were not given debt relief by the G8.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17478704

Clover, Jenny.  Burundi Beyond the Transition? The Challenges of a Return to Peace.  African Security Review 13, no.2:69-75 2004.

Darimani, Abdulai.  AIMES Demand Full Implementation of Progressive Elements of EIR Report.  African Agenda 7,no.5 & 6:38-39 2004.
"Members of the African Initiative on Mining, Environment and Society (AIMES) from Angola, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Guinea, Mali and Niger participating in the World Social Forum (WSF) in Mumbai, India have called on the World Bank Group to fully implement the progressive elements of the extractive industries review report."

Genocide Rekindled.  Beijing Review 47:8 August 26, 2004.
Refugees who were killed in Gatumba camp in Burundi are prepared for burial.

Great Lakes:  Massacre Questions.  Africa Confidential 45:3-5 September 10, 2004.
"Diplomats are trying to reopen peace negotiations after the Gatumba killings."

Hughes, Robin.  New National Army for Burundi.  Jane's Defence Weekly 42:17 January 12, 2005.
"Implementation of two laws establishing a new army and police force."

In Brief.  Jane's Defence Weekly 41:17 September 1, 2004.
Reports on developments in Africa including:  Nigeria agreeing to send additional troops to Sudan, investigation of the deaths of Congolese refugees in Burundi by the African Union, and Ghana and the Great Britain holding joint military exercises.

Key Role.  Beijing Review 48:4 September 15, 2005.
Reports on "Burundian refugees' return to their home after the close of a 12-year civil war."

A Massacre Is Investigated.  Economist 372:44 September 11, 2004.
"The light shed on an atrocity in Burundi could affect the whole region." "Both Rwanda and Burundi said they might invade Congo again if the Congolese government could not keep its genocidal Hutu militia in check."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=14396067

Matthews, Dylan.  Attention!  New Internationalist No.381:20-21 August 2005.
Origin and source of the conflict in Burundi.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17924844

Mbakwe, Tom.  Burundi/Kenya:  Indian Generosity.  New African No.432:31 August-September 2004.
"A16-member team of Indian doctors, ophthalmic assistants and social workers has been providing free eye surgery in Burundi and Kenya."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=14147185

Mwalulu, Jackson.  Africa's Interminable Conflict.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 10:24-25 October 2004.
"The Gatumba Refugee Camp massacre refocuses attention on the insecurity and instability in the Great Lakes Region."

Ndikumana, Leonce.  Distribution of Conflict, The State and Peace Building in Burundi.  Round Table 94:413-427 September 2005.
States that "Burundi's successive conflicts are rooted in an unequal distribution of wealth and power which has strong ethnic and regional dimensions."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18333964

New Burundi President Takes His Oath.  Jet 108:10 September 12, 2005.
New president of Burundi is inaugurated.
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Peace in Burundi, Almost:  Building from Scratch.  Economist 372:44 August 14, 2004.
"Hutus and Tutsis get along better."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=14141951

Peterson, Dave.  A Beacon for Central Africa.  Journal of Democracy 17:126-131 January 2006.
Contrast the political systems of Burundi and Rwanda.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=982180001&sid=2&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Philpot, Robin.  Rwanda 11-Year Cover-Up.  New African No.439:30-31 April 2005.
Conspiracy "to prevent the world from knowing who planned and executed the assassination of two African presidents that sparked the genocide in Rwanda."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16652451

Rebuilding Failed States:  From Chaos, Order.  Economist 374:45-47 March 5, 2005.
"What can the world do about state failure? Surprisingly, quite a lot."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16331428

Reeves, Richard.  UN Pressure Threatens Central Africa and Stability.  Jane's Intelligence Review 17:4-5 January 2005.
"Focuses on the political and social implications of the United Nations Security Council's decision to pressure the transitional government of Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo to complete political normalisation of the regions."

Sullivan, Daniel P.  The Missing Pillars:  A Look at the Failure of Peace in Burundi Through the Lens of Arend Lijphart's Theory of Consocieational Democracy.  Journal of Modern African Studies 43:75-95 March 2005.

The Tutsis:  The "Jews" of Africa.  Economist 372:37-39 August 21, 2004.
"Central Africa could be stumbling towards another disastrous war. To understand why, it helps to examine the Tutsis' relations with their neighbors."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=14198313

Two Paths out of Hatred.  Economist 376:39-40 August 27, 2005.
"Focuses on Pierre Nkurunziza, the new elected president of Burundi"
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18066928

Van Schalkwyk, J.  Peacekeeping Efforts of Our Air Force in Burundi.  South African Soldier 11:14 November 2004.

Wakabi, Wairagala.  Elections to Hold in Burundi.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:26-27 April 2005.
"Burundians are preparing for a series of elections starting late this month."

Wakabi, Wairagala.  Peace by Any Means.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 10:20-21 August-September 2004.
"African leaders turned the screw on rebel fighters in Burundi, asking them to join the peace process or face stiff sanctions."

Why It Matters.  Economist 375:46 June 11, 2005.
"Africa badly needs Burundi's national elections to be a success."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17320284

Wolpe, Howard and McDonald, Steve.  Training Leaders for Peace.  Journal of Democracy 17:132-138 January 2006.
National leaders "put emphasis on leadership training as a key to reconciliation and good governance in Burundi."
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=982180111&sid=2&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD


Cameroon


Internet Resources

Cameroon.  CIA World Factbook 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/cm.html
General information about each country.

Cameroon.  Background Notes, January 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/26431.htm
Information about Cameroon including U.S. relations.

Law Library of Congress  Global Legal Information Network.
Available online at:  http://www.loc.gov/law/guide/cameroon.html
"A database of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations. These GLIN members contribute the official full texts of published documents to the database in their original language. Each document is accompanied by a summary in English and subject terms selected from the multilingual index to GLIN."

Political Resources on the Net
Available online at:  http://www.politicalresources.net/cameroon.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2005, by Charles H. Cutter.  40th ed.  Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2005.  324 p. (The World Today Series)
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.:  R 916 D724a 40th ed. 2005

Africa Review 2005.  26th edition.  Saffron Walden, Essex, England, World of Information, 2005.  392 p.
Provides general information about each country and information about the business climate.
Book call no.:  R 960 A25811 26th ed. 2005

Africa South of the Sahara 2005.  34th ed.  New York, Europa Publications, 2005.  1465 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.:  R 916.7 A258 34th ed. 2005

African Economic Outlook, by the African Development Bank.  Paris, Development Centre for the Organisation of Economic Co-Operation and Development, 2004.  423 p.
For each country discusses recent economic elements, macroeconomic policy structural issues, and political and social context.
Book call no.:  330.96 A2584 2003/2004

Ethnicity & Democracy in Africa, edited by Bruce Berman and others.  Athens, OH, Ohio University Press, 2004.  336 p.
See table of contents for pages.
Book call no.:  305.80096 E841

Global Studies:  Africa, by Wayne Edge.  11th ed.  Dubuque, IA, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2006.  303 p.
Provides an essay for each geographic area and statistical information and a country report for included countries.
Book call no.:  960.05 G652 11th ed 2006

Jane's Sentinel:  Security Assessment Central Africa.  Issue 17.  Alexandria, VA, Information Group, 2005.  828 p.
Book call no.:  R 967 J33 iss17 2005

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  645 p.
Provides order of battle and inventory for each country's air force.
Book call no.:  R623.746 J33 iss.22 2005

Jane's World Armies, edited by Giles Ebbutt and James C. O'Halloran.  Issue 18.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  781 p.
Provides the following information for each country:  national overview, armed forces overview, command and control, army organization, equipment in service, current developments and recent operations, procurement detail, and points of contact.
Book call no.:  R 355.3 J33 iss.18 2005

The Military Balance 2004-2005.  London, Oxford University Press, 2004.  395 p.
Provides information about the military organization of each country.
Book call no.:  R 355 L847m 2004/2005

Periodicals

Akoko, Robert M. and Oben, Timothy M.  Christian Churches and the Democratization Conundrum in Cameron.  Africa Today 52:25-48 Spring 2006.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=20388398

Cameron:  Seven More Years.  Africa Confidential 45:6-7 October 8, 2004.
Discusses elections to be held later in October.

Cameroon.  Military Technology 29:259-260 January 2005.
Provides force structure information.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17111304

Cameroon.  New African No.443:27 August-September 2005.
Discovery of a superior form of cassava to grow in Cameroon.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17914246

Cameroon's Chicken Invasion.  New Internationalist No.387:25 March 2006.
After opening its markets, Cameroon is inundated by frozen chickens from the European Union.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=20081757

Cameroon:  The Pink Card.  Africa Confidential 47:8 February 17, 2006.
Rumored homosexuality is causing political problems in Cameroon.

Kigotho, Wachira.  2 Students Killed in Cameroon Protest.  Chronicle of Higher Education 51:A40 May 13, 2005.
Paramilitary police shoot two student demonstrators at the University of Buea.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17067053

Kling, George W. and others.  Degassing Lakes Nyos and Monoun:  Defusing Certain Disaster.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 102:14185-14190 October 4, 2005.

Kouega, Jean-Paul.  Promoting French-English Individual Bilingualism Through Education in Cameroon.  Journal of Third World Studies 22:185-196 Spring 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17240322

Musa, Tansa.  Cameroon You Are Late, You Can't Come.  New African No.438:25 March 2005.
Government trying to clean up on civil servant's working hours.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16265191

Musa, Tansa.  Chad-Cameroon Oil, Injustice and Despair.  New African No.447:74-75 January 2006.
Discusses difficulties constructing the Chad-Cameroon pipeline.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=19467552

Musa, Tansa.  Third Term for Biya?  New African No.442:31 June 2005.
Examines the leadership of President Biya and attempts to change the constitution so that he will be eligible for another term as president.

Okello, Tom.  Africa Oil Company Fights Malaria.  New African No.438:26 March 2005.
Exxon Mobil fighting malaria with grants in five African countries.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16265203

Pegg, Scott.  Can Policy Intervention Beat the Resource Curse?  Evidence from the Chad-Cameroon Pipeline Project.  African Affairs 105:1-25 January 2006.

Sabotage from within.  InfoWorld 27:56 September 26, 2005.
"Lessons learned from managing an information technology project for a bank in Cameroon."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18418842

Tumanjong, Emmanuel T.  A Curse or Blessing?  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 10:25-26 August-September 2004.
Discusses the Chad-Cameroon pipeline project.


Cape Verde


Internet Resources

Cape Verde.  CIA World Factbook 2005.
Available online at:  http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/cv.html
General information about each country.

Cape Verde.  Background Notes, January 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/2835.htm
Information about Cape Verde including U.S. relations

Law Library of Congress.  Global Legal Information Network.
Available online at:  http://www.loc.gov/law/guide/capeverde.html
"A database of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations. These GLIN members contribute the official full texts of published documents to the database in their original language. Each document is accompanied by a summary in English and subject terms selected from the multilingual index to GLIN."

Political Resources on the Net
Available online at:  http://www.politicalresources.net/cape_verde.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governements, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Jane's Sentinel:  Security Assessment West Africa.  Alexandria, VA, Janes Information Group, 2005.  668 p.
For each country includes information such as:  country profile, geography, natural resources, demography, infrastructure, internal affairs, external affairs, defence spending, armed forces, army, air force, navy, security and foreign forces, procurement, defence production and R&D, and main economic indicators.
Book call no.:  R 966 J33 iss.9 2005

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  645 p.
Provides order of battle and inventory for each country's air force.
Book call no.:  R 623.746 J33 iss.22 2005

Jane's World Armies, edited by Giles Ebbutt and James C. O'Halloran.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  1066 p.
Provides the following information for each country:  national overview, armed forces overview, command and control, army organization, equipment in service, current developments and recent operations, procurement detail, and points of contact.
Book call no.:  R 355.3 J33 iss.17 2005

The Military Balance 2004-2005.  London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2004.  395 p.
Provides information about the military organization of each country.
Book call no.:  R 355 L847m 2004/2005

Periodicals

Cape Verde.  Military Technology 29:250 January 2005.
Provides force structure information.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17111305


Central African Republic


Internet Resources

C.A.R. President Dismisses Cabinet & Next Day Appoints New One.  New York Amsterdam News 97:2 September 9, 2004.
Available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=14523785

Central African Republic.  CIA World Factbook 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/ct.html
General information about each country.

Central African Republic.  Background Notes, March 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/4007.htm
Information about Central African Republic including U.S. relations.

Law Library of Congress  Global Legal Information Network.
Available online at:  http://www.loc.gov/law/guide/car.html
"A database of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations. These GLIN members contribute the official full texts of published documents to the database in their original language. Each document is accompanied by a summary in English and subject terms selected from the multilingual index to GLIN."

Political Resources on the Net
Available online at:  http://www.politicalresources.net/central-africa.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2005, by Charles H. Cutter.  40th ed.  Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2005.  324 p. (The World Today Series)
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.:  R 916 D724a 40th ed. 2005

Africa Review 2005.  26th edition.  Saffron Walden, Essex, England, World of Information, 2005.  392 p.
Provides general information about each country and information about the business climate.
Book call no.:  R 960 A25811 26th ed. 2005

Antal, James G. and Vanden Berghe, R. John.  On Mamba Station:  U. S. Marines in West Africa, 1990-2003.  Washington, History and Museums Division, United States Marine Corps, 2004.  145 p. (U.S. Marines in Humanitarian Operations)
Book call no.:  359.960973 A62o

China's Foreign Affairs 2004 Edition, by the Department of Policy Planning, Ministry of Foreign Affairs People's Republic of China.  Beijing, People's Republic of China, World Affairs Press, 2004.  585 p.
Central African Republic, p 119.
Book call no.:  327.51 C53912 2004

Global Studies:  Africa, by Wayne Edge.  11th ed.  Dubuque, IA, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2006.  303 p.
Provides an essay for each geographic area and statistical information and a country report for included countries.
Book call no.:  960.05 G652 11th ed 2006

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  645 p.
Provides order of battle and inventory for each country's air force.
Book call no.:  R623.746 J33 iss.22 2005

Jane's World Armies, edited by Giles Ebbutt and James C. O'Halloran.  Issue 18.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  781 p.
Provides the following information for each country:  national overview, armed forces overview, command and control, army organization, equipment in service, current developments and recent operations, procurement detail, and points of contact.
Book call no.:  R 355.3 J33 iss.18 2005

Jane's World Insurgency and Terrorism September 2005.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  858 p.
Gives general information about each terrorist group and a chronology.
Book call no.:  R 364.1 J33 iss.22 2005

The Military Balance 2004-2005.  London, Oxford University Press, 2004.  395 p.
Provides information about the military organization of each country.
Book call no.:  R 355 L847m 2004/2005

Postconflict Economics in Sub-Saharan Africa:  Lessons from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, edited by Jean A. P. Clement.  Washington, International Monetary Fund, 2004.  327 p.
Political Instability and Growth in the Central African Republic, a Neighbor of the Democratic Republic of the Congo by Dhaneshwar Ghura and Benoit Mercereau, pp 205-225.
Book call no.:  338.96751 P857

Periodicals

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi.  Central Africa:  New Push to Preserve Environment.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:8 March 2005.
"Central Africa leaders have agreed and signed an ambitious plan... to protect the forests of Congo basin from massive poaching and illegal or irresponsible logging."

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi and Williams, Bideh.  The Central African Republic (CAR):  IMF Lends a Helping Hand.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 10:8 October 2004.
"The government of General Bozize has been given $8.2 million in post-conflict assistance loan by the International Monetary Fund."

Cathcart, Brian.  Meet the out Crowd.  New Statesman 134:20 July 4, 2005.
Briefly profiles 10 African countries that were not given debt relief by the G8.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17478704

Central African Republic.  Military Technology 29:260-261 January 2005.
Provides force structure information.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17111306

Central African Republic:  A Putschist's Progress.  Africa Confidential 46:7 March 18, 2005.
"The coup leader is making his way towards electoral legitimacy."

Chad.  Military Technology 29:261 January 2005.
Provides force structure information.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17111307

Congo Basin Agreement.  Environment 47:5 April 2005.
"Reports that leaders of seven African nations have signed a treaty to protect the rain forest in the Congo basin."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16558425

Election Watch.  Journal of Democracy 16:178-180 July 2005.
Election results include those for Central African Republic.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=873115521&sid=9&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Rebuilding Failed States:  From Chaos, Order.  Economist 374:45-47 March 5, 2005.
"What can the world do about state failure? Surprisingly, quite a lot."

A Sleazy Poll.  Economist 374:54 March 19, 2005.
"What used to be the Central African Empire is now a dodgy democracy."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16480477


Chad


Internet Resources

Chad.  CIA World Factbook 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/cd.html
General information about each country.

Chad.  Background Notes, March 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/37992.htm
Information about Chad including U.S. relations.

Law Library of Congress  Global Legal Information Network.
Available online at:  http://www.loc.gov/law/guide/chad.html
"A database of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations. These GLIN members contribute the official full texts of published documents to the database in their original language. Each document is accompanied by a summary in English and subject terms selected from the multilingual index to GLIN."

Political Resources on the Net
Available online at:  http://www.politicalresources.net/chad.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2005, by Charles H. Cutter.  40th ed.  Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2005.  324 p. (The World Today Series)
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.:  R 916 D724a 40th ed. 2005

Africa Review 2005.  26th edition.  Saffron Walden, Essex, England, World of Information, 2005.  392 p.
Provides general information about each country and information about the business climate.
Book call no.:  R 960 A25811 26th ed. 2005

Africa South of the Sahara 2005.  34th ed.  New York, Europa Publications, 2005.  1465 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.:  R 916.7 A258 34th ed. 2005

Global Studies:  Africa, by Wayne Edge.  11th ed.  Dubuque, IA, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2006.  303 p.
Provides an essay for each geographic area and statistical information and a country report for included countries.
Book call no.:  960.05 G652 11th ed 2006

Jane's Sentinel:  Security Assessment Central Africa.  Issue 17.  Alexandria, VA, Information Group, 2005.  828 p.
Book call no.:  R 967 J33 iss17 2005

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  645 p.
Provides order of battle and inventory for each country's air force.
Book call no.:  R623.746 J33 iss.22 2005

Jane's World Armies, edited by Giles Ebbutt and James C. O'Halloran.  Issue 18.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  781 p.
Provides the following information for each country:  national overview, armed forces overview, command and control, army organization, equipment in service, current developments and recent operations, procurement detail, and points of contact.
Book call no.:  R 355.3 J33 iss.18 2005

Jane's World Insurgency and Terrorism September 2005.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  858 p.
Gives general information about each terrorist group and a chronology.
Book call no.:  R 364.1 J33 iss.22 2005

Mays, Terry M.  Africa's First Peacekeeping Operation:  The OAU in Chad, 1981-1982.  Westport, CT, Praeger, 2002.  192 p.
Book call no.:  967.43042 M474a

The Military Balance 2004-2005.  London, Oxford University Press, 2004.  395 p.
Provides information about the military organization of each country.
Book call no.:  R 355 L847m 2004/2005

Olowu, Dele and Wunsch, James S.  Local Governance in Africa:  The Challenges of Democratic Decentralization.  Boulder, CO, Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2004.  309 p.
Chad:  Governance by the Grassroots by Simon N. Fass and Gerrit M. Desloovere, pp 155-180.
Book call no.:  320.8096 O52L

Periodicals

Billions of Bugs.  Economist 372:43 August 14, 2004.
"Describes a plague of Locust in the Sahel region of North Africa, its worst locust invasion in 15 years."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=14141950

Chad.  Current History 105:95 February 2006.
"Reports that a rebel group, composed of deserters from the army, has attacked a town near the Sudanese border of Chad."

Chad:  Chinese Walls.  Africa Confidential 46:8 January 21, 2005.
Chad struggles with relations between Taiwan and mainland China.

Chad:  Fear Changes Sides.  Africa Confidential 46:8 November 18, 2005.
"The 15 November arrest in Senegal of Chad's ex-President Hissene Habre may lead to the first trial abroad of a dictator."

Chad Foils Coup Plot and Arrests 2 Officers.  New York Times 155:A11 March 16, 2006.
"Reports that a coup plot in Chad by a group of soldiers to shoot down President Idriss Deby's plane has been foiled."

Chad:  Show Us the Money!  Africa Confidential 45:2-4 October 22, 2004.
"Both Chadians and donors want President Deby to spend his oil reserves wisely."

Congo-B/Chad/World Bank:  Changing Regimes.  Africa Confidential 47:6-7 January 20, 2006.
"The World Bank is insisting that borrowers keep their promises on transparency."

Congo Basin Agreement.  Environment 47:5 April 2005.
"Reports that leaders of seven African nations have signed a treaty to protect the rain forest in the Congo basin."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16558425

The Danger of Wars Spilling over.  Economist 378:41-42 March 4, 2006.
"Focuses on the threat of violence in Darfur, Sudan, spreading west into Chad."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=19987208

The French Connection.  Economist 379:50 April 22, 2006.
"Discusses an advancement of rebel troops towards the capital of Chad to unseat President Idriss Deby for extended conflict."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=20562651

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer.  Chad May Pursue Army Deserters Residing in Sudan.  Jane's Defence Weekly 42:14 November 9, 2005.

King, Martin L.  At Loggerheads.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 12:18-19 March 2006.
"Moves by the Chadian government to change a law requiring the setting aside of part of the nation's oil revenue for future generations have put it on collision course with the World Bank."

King, Martin L.  Habre's Nightmare.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:19 November 2005.
Ex-president Habre, "who is in exile in Senegal, now has an arrest warrant from a Belgian court dangling over his head."

Koch, Andrew.  U.S. Steps up Counterterrorism Training in the Sahel.  Jane's Intelligence Review 16:30-31 November 2004.
"Expansion of the U.S. Pan-Sahel Initiative training the rapid-reaction forces in Chad, Mali, Niger and Mauritania."

Koch, Nick.  African Oil Whose Bonanza?  National Geographic 208:50-65 September 2005.
Discussion of oil production includes Chad.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17990176

Michela Wrong.  New Statesman 135:22 January 23, 2006.
The World Bank "recently suspended millions of dollars in aid to the Sahelian African nation of Chad."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=19443238

Musa, Tansa.  Chad-Cameroon Oil, Injustice and Despair.  New African No.447:74-75 January 2006.
Discusses difficulties constructing the Chad-Cameroon pipeline.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=19467552

Niger and Chad Appeal for Locust Aid.  New York Times 153:A8 August 11, 2004.

Pegg, Scott.  Can Policy Intervention Beat the Resource Curse? Evidence from the Chad-Cameroon Pipeline Project.  African Affairs 105:1-25 January 2006.

Polgreen, Lydia.  20,000 in Chad Are Uprooted by Attacks.  New York Times 155:A1-A8 February 28, 2006.
Conflict in Darfur, Sudan has spilled over into Chad.

Polgreen, Lydia and Dugger, Celia W.  Chad's Oil Riches, Meant for Poor, Are Diverted.  New York Times 155:A1-A6 February 18, 2006.

Reeve, Richard.  Dealing with the Dictators' Club.  World Today 61:24-25 November 2005.
"Focuses on juntas and coups attempts in sub-Saharan Africa."
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=926149211&sid=8&Fmt=4&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Roberts, Leslie.  Polio Campaign Suffers Setback.  Science 305:1227 August 27, 2004.
Efforts to eradicate polio in Mali, Guinea, Sudan, Chad, and Nigeria.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=14449239

Sudan:  East of the Border.  Africa Confidential 46:3-4 February 18, 2005.
"SLA fighters try to overthrow their leader while the NMRD demonstrates its affinity with Chad."

Tumanjong, Emmanuel T.  A Curse or Blessing?  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 10:25-26 August-September 2004.
Discusses the Chad-Cameroon pipeline project.


Comoros


Internet Resources

Arab Net
Available online at:  http://www.arab.net/
General information about the countries of Algeria, Comoros, Djibouti, Mauritania, Morocco, Somalia, Sudan, and Tunisia.

Comoros.  CIA World Factbook 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/cn.html
General information about each country.

Comoros.  Background Notes, April 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/5236.htm
Information about Comoros including U.S. relations.

Law Library of Congress  Global Legal Information Network.
Available online at:  http://www.loc.gov/law/guide/comoros.html
"A database of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations. These GLIN members contribute the official full texts of published documents to the database in their original language. Each document is accompanied by a summary in English and subject terms selected from the multilingual index to GLIN."

Political Resources on the Net
Available online at:  http://www.politicalresources.net/comoros.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2005, by Charles H. Cutter.  40th ed.  Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2005.  324 p. (The World Today Series)
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.:  R 916 D724a 40th ed. 2005

Africa South of the Sahara 2005.  34th ed.  New York, Europa Publications, 2005.  1465 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.:  R 916.7 A258 34th ed. 2005

China's Foreign Affairs 2004 Edition, by the Department of Policy Planning, Ministry of Foreign Affairs People's Republic of China.  Beijing, People's Republic of China, World Affairs Press, 2004.  585 p.
Comoros, p 123.
Book call no.:  327.51 C53912 2004

Global Studies:  Africa, by Wayne Edge.  11th ed.  Dubuque, IA, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2006.  303 p.
Provides an essay for each geographic area and statistical information and a country report for included countries.
Book call no.:  960.05 G652 11th ed 2006

Jane's Sentinel:  Security Assessment Central Africa.  Issue 17.  Alexandria, VA, Information Group, 2005.  828 p.
Book call no.:  R 967 J33 iss17 2005

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  645 p.
Provides order of battle and inventory for each country's air force.
Book call no.:  R623.746 J33 iss.22 2005

Jane's World Armies, edited by Giles Ebbutt and James C. O'Halloran.  Issue 18.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  781 p.
Provides the following information for each country:  national overview, armed forces overview, command and control, army organization, equipment in service, current developments and recent operations, procurement detail, and points of contact.
Book call no.:  R 355.3 J33 iss.18 2005

Periodicals

Comoros:  Three into One.  Africa Confidential 46:6-7 May 27, 2005.
"Once again, the islands quarrel and South Africa tries to reconcile them."

Ford, Neil.  Oil and Gas:  New Powers Make Their Mark.  New African No.435:56+ December 2004.
Developments in the oil and gas sectors in the countries of Nigeria, Angola, Algeria, Chad, Namibia, Sudan, and Equatorial Guinea.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=15270068

Wakabi, Wairagala.  New Accord on Fishing Quotas.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 12:33-34 February 2006.
EU, Tanzania and Comoros, sign new deals to regulate fishing in the fragile waters of the Indian Ocean."


Congo (Brazzaville)


Internet Resources

Congo.  CIA World Factbook 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/cf.html
General information about each country.

Law Library of Congress  Global Legal Information Network.
Available online at:  http://www.loc.gov/law/guide/congo.html
"A database of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations. These GLIN members contribute the official full texts of published documents to the database in their original language. Each document is accompanied by a summary in English and subject terms selected from the multilingual index to GLIN."

Political Resources on the Net
Available online at:  http://www.politicalresources.net/congo-B.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Republic of the Congo.  Background Notes, April 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/2825.htm
Information about Republic of the Congo including U.S. relations.

Books

Africa 2005, by Charles H. Cutter.  40th ed.  Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2005.  324 p. (The World Today Series)
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.:  R 916 D724a 40th ed. 2005

Africa Review 2005.  26th edition.  Saffron Walden, Essex, England, World of Information, 2005.  392 p.
Provides general information about each country and information about the business climate.
Book call no.:  R 960 A25811 26th ed. 2005

Africa South of the Sahara 2005.  34th ed.  New York, Europa Publications, 2005.  1465 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.:  R 916.7 A258 34th ed. 2005

China's Foreign Affairs 2004 Edition, by the Department of Policy Planning, Ministry of Foreign Affairs People's Republic of China.  Beijing, People's Republic of China, World Affairs Press, 2004.  585 p.
Congo, p 124.
Book call no.:  327.51 C53912 2004

Global Studies:  Africa, by Wayne Edge.  11th ed.  Dubuque, IA, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2006.  303 p.
Provides an essay for each geographic area and statistical information and a country report for included countries.
Book call no.:  960.05 G652 11th ed 2006

Jane's Sentinel:  Security Assessment Central Africa.  Issue 17.  Alexandria, VA, Information Group, 2005.  828 p.
Book call no.:  R 967 J33 iss17 2005

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  645 p.
Provides order of battle and inventory for each country's air force.
Book call no.:  R623.746 J33 iss.22 2005

Jane's World Armies, edited by Giles Ebbutt and James C. O'Halloran.  Issue 18.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  781 p.
Provides the following information for each country:  national overview, armed forces overview, command and control, army organization, equipment in service, current developments and recent operations, procurement detail, and points of contact.
Book call no.:  R 355.3 J33 iss.18 2005

The Military Balance 2004-2005.  London, Oxford University Press, 2004.  395 p.
Provides information about the military organization of each country.
Book call no.:  R 355 L847m 2004/2005

Periodicals

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi.  DRC-Congo:  Non Fraternization Rules for UN Soldiers.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:8 March 2005.
Tough measures instituted by the UN to halt sexual abuse by its peacekeepers.

Congo-B/Chad/World Bank:  Changing Regimes.  Africa Confidential 47:6-7 January 20, 2006.
"The World Bank is insisting that borrowers keep their promises on transparency."

Congo-Brazzaville:  A Shining Example.  Africa Confidential 45:8 December 17, 2004.
"Congo's Christmas wish, a three-year U.S. $84 million Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, was granted by the International Monetary Fund on 6 December, after years of failed reforms and broken promises."

Congo-Brazzaville:  Captive Kolelas.  Africa Confidential 46:8 November 4, 2005.
"Former Prime Minister Bernard Kolelas is under house arrest in central Brazzaville."

Congo:  Peace Is Pricey.  Africa Confidential 46:3-4 February 4, 2005.
"Kinshasa's political chiefs will lose their incomes if they lose the elections."

Congo:  Rare Plague Kills 61.  New York Times 154:A6 February 19, 2005.
"Reports that an outbreak of rare pneumonic plague has killed at least 61 people in a diamond mine in the remote wilds of Northeast Congo."

Coster, Helen.  The Summit of Spin.  Forbes 177:32 April 24, 2006.
"Discusses charges of human rights violations" by countries including the Congo.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=20507760

Is This the World's Least Effective UN Peacekeeping Force?  Economist 373:45 December 4, 2004.
Rwandan troops threaten East Congo.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=15263134

Laughing Looters.  Economist 375:42 May 7, 2005.
"The smaller Congo's problems loom large."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16987178

Leroy, Eric M.  Fruit Bats as Reservoirs of Ebola Virus.  Nature 438:575-576 December 1, 2005.
Test finds Ebola virus in great apes and fruit bats in Gabon and the Congo.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=19005226

Magnusson, Bruce A.  Understanding Democratic Survival in Democratic Failure in Africa:  Insights from Divergent Democratic Experiments in Benin and Congo.  Comparative Studies in Society & History 47:552-582 July 2005.
"Compares the outcomes of democratization between Benin and the Republic of Congo."

Rebuilding Failed States:  From Chaos, Order.  Economist 374:45-47 March 5, 2005.
"What can the world do about state failure? Surprisingly, quite a lot."

Schwartz, Nelson D.  Going a Long Way to Collect a Debt.  Fortune 153:22 February 20, 2006.
States that the leadership in the Republic of Congo is mishandling oil funds.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=19664050

Worries in the East.  Economist 378:44 February 4, 2006.
"Discusses men loyal to former Rwandan-backed rebel-turned-general Laurent Nkunda who are bringing chaos to the Congo's East."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=19615086


Congo (Kinshasa)


Internet Resources

Democratic Republic of the Congo.  CIA World Factbook 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/cg.html
General information about each country.

Democratic Republic of the Congo.  Background Notes, March 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/2823.htm
Information about Democratic Republic of the Congo including U.S. relations.

Law Library of Congress  Global Legal Information Network.
Available online at:  http://www.loc.gov/law/guide/congodr.html
"A database of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations. These GLIN members contribute the official full texts of published documents to the database in their original language. Each document is accompanied by a summary in English and subject terms selected from the multilingual index to GLIN."

Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.  Democratic Republic of Congo:  Transitional Process and UN Mission,  by Theodro Dagne.  Washington, Library of Congress, March 2005.  6 p. 
Available online at:  http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/RS22089.pdf

Plague, Democratic Republic of the Congo.  Weekly Epidemiological Record February 25, 2005.
Available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16404294
Reports 61 deaths of pneumonic plague.

Political Resources on the Net
Available online at:  http://www.politicalresources.net/congo-K.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governments, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

Africa 2005, by Charles H. Cutter.  40th ed.  Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2005.  324 p. (The World Today Series)
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.:  R 916 D724a 40th ed. 2005

Africa Review 2005.  26th edition.  Saffron Walden, Essex, England, World of Information, 2005.  392 p.
Provides general information about each country and information about the business climate.
Book call no.:  R 960 A25811 26th ed. 2005

Africa South of the Sahara 2005.  34th ed.  New York, Europa Publications, 2005.  1465 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.:  R 916.7 A258 34th ed. 2005

The African Stakes of the Congo War, edited by John F. Clark.  New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2002.  249 p.
Book call no.:  967.51033 A258

Aksu, Esref.  The United Nations, Intra-State Peacekeeping and Normative Change.  New York, Manchester University Press, 2003.  241 p.
The UN in the Congo Conflict:  ONUC, pp 100-129.
Book call no.:  341.584 A315u

China's Foreign Affairs 2004 Edition, by the Department of Policy Planning, Ministry of Foreign Affairs People's Republic of China.  Beijing, People's Republic of China, World Affairs Press, 2004.  585 p.
D. R. Congo, pp 139-140.
Book call no.:  327.51 C53912 2004

Daly, Sara A. and others.  Aum Shinrikyo, al Qaeda, and the Kinshasa Reactor:  Implications of Three Case Studies for Combating Nuclear Terrorism.  Santa Monica, CA, Rand, 2005.  75 p. (Documented Briefing)
Book call no.:  363.3255 D153a

Dunn, Kevin C.  Imagining the Congo:  The International Relations of Identity.  New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.  221 p.
Book call no.:  967.51 D923i

Ethnicity & Democracy in Africa, edited by Bruce Berman and others.  Athens, OH, Ohio University Press, 2004.  336 p.
See table of contents for pages.
Book call no.:  305.80096 E841

Global Studies:  Africa, by Wayne Edge.  11th ed.  Dubuque, IA, McGraw-Hill/Dushkin, 2006.  303 p.
Provides an essay for each geographic area and statistical information and a country report for included countries.
Book call no.:  960.05 G652 11th ed 2006

Jane's Sentinel:  Security Assessment Central Africa.  Issue 17.  Alexandria, VA, Information Group, 2005.  828 p.
Book call no.:  R 967 J33 iss17 2005

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  645 p.
Provides order of battle and inventory for each country's air force.
Book call no.:  R623.746 J33 iss.22 2005

Jane's World Armies, edited by Giles Ebbutt and James C. O'Halloran.  Issue 18.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  781 p.
Provides the following information for each country:  national overview, armed forces overview, command and control, army organization, equipment in service, current developments and recent operations, procurement detail, and points of contact.
Book call no.:  R 355.3 J33 iss.18 2005

Jane's World Insurgency and Terrorism September 2005.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  858 p.
Gives general information about each terrorist group and a chronology.
Book call no.:  R 364.1 J33 iss.22 2005

The Military Balance 2004-2005.  London, Oxford University Press, 2004.  395 p.
Provides information about the military organization of each country.
Book call no.:  R 355 L847m 2004/2005

Nest, Michael Wallace and others.  The Democratic Republic of Congo:  Economic Dimensions of War and Peace.  Boulder, CO, Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2006.  165 p. (International Peace Academy Occasional Paper Series)
Book call no.:  330.96751 N468d

Nzongola-Ntalaja, Georges.  From Zaire to the Democratic Republic of Congo.  Uppsala, Sweden, Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, 2004.  23 p. (Current African Issues, no.28)
Book call no.:  967.51033 N999f

Odom, Thomas P.  Journey into Darkness:  Genocide in Rwanda.  College Station, TX, Texas A & M University Press, 2005.  297 p. (Texas A & M University Military History Series, no. 100)
Book call no.:  967.57104 O25j

Postconflict Economics in Sub-Saharan Africa:  Lessons from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, edited by Jean A. P. Clement.  Washington, International Monetary Fund, 2004.  327 p.
Book call no.:  338.96751 P857

Reinventing Order in the Congo:  How People Respond to State Failure in Kinshasa, edited by Theodore Trefon.  New York, Zed Books, 2004.  222 p.
Book call no.:  330.96751 R374

Scherrer, Christian P.  Genocide and Crisis in Central Africa:  Conflict Roots, Mass Violence, and Regional War.  Westport, CT, Praeger, 2002.  410 p.
Book call no.:  304.663 S326g

Stone, David.  Wars of the Cold War:  Campaigns in Conflicts 1945-1990.  London, Brassey's, 2004.  336 p.
The Congo, 1960-5, pp 240-242.
Book call no.:  909.825 S877w

Umutesi, Maria Beatrice.  Surviving the Slaughter:  The Ordeal of a Rwandan Refugee in Zaire.  Madison, WI, University Of Wisconsin Press, 2004.  258 p. (Women in Africa and the Diaspora)
Book call no.:  305.906914 U53f

The UN's Role in Nation-Building:  From the Congo to Iraq, by James Dobbins and others.  Santa Monica, CA, Rand, 2005.  273 p.
Congo, pp 5-27.
Book call no.:  341.584 U54

Veen, Roel Van Der.  What Went Wrong with Africa?  A Contemporary History.  Amsterdam, Netherlands, KIT Publishers, 2004.  298 p.
See table of contents for section on Congo-Kinshasa.
Book call no.:  960.3 V418w

Documents

Central African Security:  Conflict in the Congo:  Proceedings, September 18-19, 2001, edited by Kent Hughes Butts and Arthur L. Bradshaw, Jr.  Carlisle, PA, Center for Strategic Leadership, Army War College, 2002.  69 p.
"The National Intelligence Council, the Defense Intelligence Agency, and the Center for Strategic Leadership of the United States Army War College conducted a two-day workshop on African security issues focusing on the Democratic Republic of the Congo."
Doc. call no.:  M-U 42764-426

Periodicals

Congo-Kinshasa:  Post-War Cleanup.  Africa Confidential 45:5-6 October 22, 2004.
"After several UN investigations, Congo's parliament looks at wartime economic exploitation."

Africa's Unmended Heart.  Economist 375:20-22 June 11, 2005.
"Congo's war, the bloodiest anywhere since 1945, is more or less over. The fear in the vast and shattered country is that it could restart."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17320261

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi.  DR Congo:  Another Look into the Past.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:8-9 November 2005.
"United Nations investigators are inspecting several mass graves in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), where they believe hundreds of civilians executed by Rwandan-backed rebels were buried nearly a decade ago."

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi.  DR Congo:  Sexual Predators among Peacekeepers.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:9 January 2005.
"The United Nations says it has photographic and video evidence to backup claims of sexual abuse by peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of Congo."

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi and Umunna, Isaac.  DR Congo (DRC):  The Aftermath of War.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 10:11 December 2004.
"At least 40,000 women and girls who were raped and used as sex slaves during the six-year brutal civil war in DR Congo are dying needlessly of AIDS."

An Almost Hopeless Case.  Economist 374:44 January 22, 2005.
"The world's bloodiest war goes on-and on."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=15783230

Bad News for Africa's Warlords.  Economist 378:52 March 25, 2006.
Mentions "the International Criminal Court's arrest of Thomas Lubanga Dyilo, a Congolese warlord accused of conscripting child soldiers."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=20299076

Boshoff, Henri.  Establishing a New Army for the DRC:  Update on the FARDC.  African Security Review 13, no.3:49-55 2004.

Boshoff, Henri and Vircoulon, Thierry.  Democratic Republic of the Congo:  Update on Ituri.  African Security Review 13, no.2:65-68. 2004.

Bush, George W.  Memorandum on Waving Prohibition on United States Military Assistance with Respect to the Republic of the Congo.  Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents 40:1496 August 9, 2004.
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=688564851&sid=4&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Congo (Democratic Republic of the Congo).  Military Technology 29:262-263 January 2005.
Provides force structure information.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17111309

Congo-Kinshasa 1:  Politicians on Notice.  Africa Confidential 46:4 November 4, 2005.
"The power-sharing regime is under fire for corruption and undermining next year's elections."

Congo-Kinshasa 2:  Follow the Money.  Africa Confidential 46:5-6 November 4, 2005.
"Western states, paying millions for elections, want to see the government's books."

Congo-Kinshasa:  Battle for the Palace.  Africa Confidential 45:3-5 November 5, 2004.
"The presidential candidates are campaigning although the election timetable is unworkable."

Congo-Kinshasa/Belgium:  Pig in a Poke.  Africa Confidential 45:8 October 22, 2004.
Problems training Congolese officers in Belgium.

Congo-Kinshasa:  Full Circle.  Africa Confidential 46:8 August 5, 2005.
Discusses ownership of the Sengamines diamond operation.

Congo-Kinshasa:  Generals, Gems and Graft.  Africa Confidential 46:1-2 December 16, 2005.
"Three reports on the looting of state assets raise new fears for the success of next year's elections."

Congo-Kinshasa II:  Trouble in the East.  Africa Confidential 47:4-5 March 3, 2006.
"The new electoral law angers the former rebels and could set the eastern provinces ablaze."

Congo-Kinshasa:  IMF Reprieve.  Africa Confidential 46:8 March 4, 2005.
The Congo will be getting funds from the International Monetary Fund despite "the government's failure to meet several IMF targets."

Congo-Kinshasa:  Impossible Vote.  Africa Confidential 46:8 January 21, 2005.
Reaction to elections being postponed by at least six months.

Congo-Kinshasa:  Kofi Asks for More.  Africa Confidential 45:8 September 24, 2004.
"United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan wants to increase the strength of MONUC the UN mission to Congo" and troops for Sudan.

Congo-Kinshasa:  Looking into the Abyss.  Africa Confidential 47:3-4 March 3, 2006.
"Another postponement of the vote and more disputes over security cloud election prospects."

Congo-Kinshasa:  Missing a Basic Law.  Africa Confidential 46:6-7 April 15, 2005.
"Arguments over the new constitution are delaying the elections and infuriating the opposition."

Congo-Kinshasa:  Revolution Day.  Africa Confidential 46:3-4 June 24, 2005.
"Planned protests against postponing the elections test the regime's will."

Congo-Kinshasa/Rwanda:  On Edge.  Africa Confidential 45:8 December 17, 2004.
"The fighting in North Kivu threatens both next year's promised elections and Congo's fragile peace."

Congo-Kinshasa:  Transition on Hold, Again.  Africa Confidential 45:1-2 August 27, 2004.
"A massacre in Burundi threatens the power-sharing government in Kinshasa and peace in the region."

Congo (Republic of the Congo).  Military Technology 29:262 January 2005.
Provides force structure information.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17111308

Democracy Postponed.  Economist 376:38 July 9, 2005.
Congo has not been able to hold elections that were planned.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=17580390

DRC Army Recaptures Town.  Jane's Defence Weekly 41:18 October 27, 2004.
"Reports on the recapture of the Katanga town of Kilwa on Lake Mweru."

Election Eve.  Beijing Review 48:8 December 29, 2005.
Investigation of a firebomb thrown at a voting office in Kinshasa.

Engelbert, Pierre.  Primary Commodities in War.  Comparative Politics 37:61-82 October 2004.
Contends that oil was a factor in the civil war in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Ericksen, Stein S.  The Congo War and the Prospects for State Formation:  Rwanda and Uganda Compared.  Third World Quarterly 26:1097-1013 October 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18685139

Friman, Hakan.  The International Criminal Court:  Investigation into Crimes Committed in the DRC and Uganda.  African Security Review 13, no.4:19-27 2004.

A Giant Leap Forward.  Economist 378:48-49 January 7, 2006.
Reports on a referendum held on December 18, 2005.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=19370541

Going Home.  Beijing Review 47:9 December 30, 2004.
"Reports on the return of the residents of Congo Democratic Republic to their homes after leaving the place due to conflicts between government troops and rebels."

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer.  Kabila Orders Disarming the Foreign Groups in DRC.  Jane's Defence Weekly 42:17 July 13, 2005.
"Instructions issued by Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila, that all armed foreign groups operating in the country should be disarmed immediately."

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer.  MONUC Responds.  Jane's Defence Weekly 42:17 March 16, 2005.
"Reports that United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo has killed militiamen on March 1, 2005."

Heitman, Helmoed-Romer.  MONUC to Get Reinforcements.  Jane's Defence Weekly 41:14 October 13, 2004.
"Reports on the reinforcement of the United Nations' Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo with additional troops and police officers to cope with conflict in the country."

Human Butchery.  National Review 57:55 April 11, 2005.
Discusses a UN report on the humanitarian crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16560958

In Brief.  Jane's Defence Weekly 41:17 September 1, 2004.
Reports on developments in Africa including:  Nigeria agreeing to send additional troops to Sudan, investigation of the deaths of Congolese refugees in Burundi by the African Union, and Ghana and Great Britain holding joint military exercises.

In Brief.  Jane's Defence Weekly 41:21 October 6, 2004.
"Training of Democratic Republic on the Congo Army in Belgium."

Kodi, Muzong.  Dream of a New Dawn.  World Today 62:12-14 March 2006.
Parliamentary and presidential elections will be held at the end of April 2006.

Krott, Robert.  Airborne Rescue Mission to Stanleyville.  Military History 21:58-81 March-April 2005.
"Focuses on Operation Dragon Rouge of the U. S. Air Force, a rescue mission for civilians in Stanleyville in the Democratic Republic of Congo."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=16092763

Lacey, Marc.  Militia Fighters Kill 9 UN Peacekeepers in Congo as Instability Continues.  New York Times 154:A6 February 26, 2005.
"Reports on the death of 9 United Nations soldiers from an ambush by militia fighters in the Congo."

Loconte, Joseph.  The UN Sex Scandal.  Weekly Standard 10:14-15 January 3, 2005.
"Focuses on the scandal in the United Nations on the allegations of sexual misconduct of UN peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of Congo."
Also available online at:  http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?did=774871081&sid=5&Fmt=3&clientId=417&RQT=309&VName=PQD

Lokongo, Antoine.  A Ray of Hope.  New African No.450:24-25 April 2006.
Looks at elections to be held on June 18, 2006.
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=20362623

Mangu, Andre M.  DR Congo:  The Long Road from War to Peace and Challenges for Peaceful Transition and National Reconstruction.  Africa Insight 34:31-38 June-September 2004.

Mansson, Katarina.  Use of Force and Civilian Protection:  Peace Operations in the Congo.  International Peacekeeping 12:503-519 Winter 2005.
"Examines the use of force with respect to the protection of civilians in peace operations, using MONUC as a case study."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=18363667

Mealer, Bryan.  Congo's Daily Blood.  Harper's Magazine 312:53-66 April 2006.
"The author's experiences in covering Congo."
Also available online at:  http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&an=20190082

Ndaba, Dennis.  Our Army Defence Reserves...Deployed in the DRC.  South African Soldier 12:24 April 2005.

Nduru, Moyiga.  Fresh Fears in Congo.  New Internationalist No.371:8 September 2004.
"Substantial build-up of troops along the border of the Democratic Republic of Congo with Rwanda has sparked fears of renewed conflict in central Africa."
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Okello, Tom.  DRC/Uganda:  Uganda in the Dock.  New African No.440:25 May 2005.
"Hearings have begun in a case brought by the Democratic Republic of Congo accusing Uganda of invading its sovereign territory and being responsible for the killing of thousands of civilians."
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Okello, Tom.  Great Lakes Region:  Back on the Brink of War?  New African No.436:31 January 2005.
"Following reports of Rwandan military incursions into Congolese territory, there is the fear that the whole region might slip back into full-blown conflict."
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Peacekeepers on Parade.  Foreign Policy No.149:65 July-August 2005.
The Democratic Republic of Congo is listed on the Failed States Index.
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Politics.  Economist 378:6 February 4, 2006.
"UN peacekeepers struggled to contain ethnic violence that has broken out in several places in Eastern Congo."
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President Kabila Goes East.  Economist 373:45 October 23, 2004.
"Congo's president kicks off the campaign for the first real election since 1960."
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Price, Stuart.  Can Elections Herald a New Dawn for DR Congo?  New African No.437:32-34 February 2005.
"The Democratic Republic of Congo is shaping up for its first presidential election in over 40 years."
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Rebuilding Failed States:  From Chaos, Order.  Economist 374:45-47 March 5, 2005.
"What can the world do about state failure? Surprisingly, quite a lot."

Reeve, Richard.  UN Mission Gains Ground in Ituri.  Jane's Intelligence Review 17:6-7 April 2005.
Discusses the UN military mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Reeve, Richard.  UN Pressure Threatens the Central African Stability.  Jane's Intelligence Review 17:4-5 January 2005.
"Focuses on the political and social implications of United Nations Security Council's decision to pressure the transitional governments of Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo to complete political normalisation in their regions."

Reno, William.  Congo:  From State Collapse To 'Absolutism,' to State Failure.  Third World Quarterly 27:43-56 February 2006.
Examines the history of the state of Democratic Republic of Congo.
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Reyntjens, Flip.  The Privatisation and Criminalisation of Public Space in the Geopolitics of the Great Lakes Region.  Journal of Modern African Studies 43,no.4:587-607 2005.
Examines the "regional conflicts in Africa's Great Lakes region focusing mainly on the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo and its relation to neighbors Rwanda and Uganda."

Rwanda/DRC:  Coming to Blows.  Africa Confidential 45:8 December 3, 2004.
Armed disputes between Rwanda and the Congo.

South Africa Supports Deployment of EU Force in DRC.  Jane's Defence Weekly 43:7 March 22, 2006.
"The South African government has backed the deployment of European Union force to the Democratic Republic of Congo to provide security coverage before and during the 2006 elections."

A Tantalizing Wait for the Vote.  Economist 378:48 April 15, 2006.
"Congo's first multi-party elections in 40 years have been postponed."
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Things Fall Apart?  Economist 372:40-41 August 28, 2004.
"Congo's power-sharing government starts to crumble."
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Uganda:  Congo Connection.  Africa Confidential 46:8 October 7, 2005.
Discusses the fate of the Lord's Resistance Army.

Ulriksen, Stale and others.  Operation Artemis:  The Shape of Things to Come?  International Peacekeeping 11:508-525 Autumn 2004.
The European Union conducts military operations in the Congo.
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UN and Congo Soldiers Battle Ugandan Rebels to Restore Order.  New York Times 155:A15-A16 December 26, 2005.
"Reports on the battle of the United Nations and Congolese soldiers against Ugandan rebels in eastern Congo."

The UN Gets Tougher.  Economist 374:49 March 12, 2005.
"After years of inaction, UN peacekeepers crack heads."
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The War Dividend.  Foreign Policy No.149:63 July-August 2005.
Examines defense spending for failed countries such as Ivory Coast and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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Watts, Nigel.  Will the Bad News Ever End?  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:24-25 March 2005.
"Beneath the surface of patched up peace accord holding Congo together lurks the potential for another round of crisis."

Weiss, Herbert F. and Carayannis, Tatiana.  Reconstructing the Congo.  Journal of International Affairs 58:115-141 Fall 2004.
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Zachariah, George.  Regional Framework for State Reconstruction in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.  Journal of International Affairs 58:215-236 Fall 2004.
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Zambia/Congo-Kinshasa:  Undiplomatic Row.  Africa Confidential 45:8 October 8, 2004.
Congolese accused of funding Zambian opposition.


Cote D'lvoire


Internet Resources

Cote D'Ivoire.  CIA World Factbook 2005.
Available online at:  http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/iv.html
General information about each country.

Côte D'Ivoire.  Background Notes, January 2006.
Available online at:  http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/2846.htm
Information about Côte D'Ivoire including U.S. relations

Law Library of Congress.  Global Legal Information Network.
Available online at:  http://www.loc.gov/law/guide/cotedivoire.html
"A database of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations. These GLIN members contribute the official full texts of published documents to the database in their original language. Each document is accompanied by a summary in English and subject terms selected from the multilingual index to GLIN."

New Côte D'Ivoire Prime Minister.  FDCH Press Releases, December 6, 2005.
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Charles Konan Bany welcomed as Prime Minister of Côte D'Ivoire to the United States.

Political Resources on the Net
Available online at:  http://www.politicalresources.net/cote_d'ivoire.htm http://www.politicalresources.net/cote_d'ivoire3.htm http://www.politicalresources.net/cote_d'ivoire4.htm
"Listings of political sites available on the Internet sorted by country, with links to Parties, Organizations, Governements, Media and more from all around the world."

Books

China's Foreign Affairs 2004 Edition, by the Department of Policy Planning, Ministry of Foreign Affairs People's Republic of China.  Beijing, People's Republic of China, World Affairs Press, 2004.  585 p.
Cote D'Ivoire, p 126.
Book call no.:  327.51 C53912 2004

Jane's Sentinel:  Security Assessment West Africa.  Alexandria, VA, Janes Information Group, 2005.  668 p.
For each country includes information such as:  country profile, geography, natural resources, demography, infrastructure, internal affairs, external affairs, defence spending, armed forces, army, air force, navy, security and foreign forces, procurement, defence production and R&D, and main economic indicators.
Book call no.:  R 966 J33 iss.9 2005

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson.  Issue 22.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  645 p.
Provides order of battle and inventory for each country's air force.
Book call no.:  R 623.746 J33 iss.22 2005

Jane's World Armies, edited by Giles Ebbutt and James C. O'Halloran.  Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2005.  1066 p.
Provides the following information for each country:  national overview, armed forces overview, command and control, army organization, equipment in service, current developments and recent operations, procurement detail, and points of contact.
Book call no.:  R 355.3 J33 iss.17 2005

The Military Balance 2004-2005.  London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2004.  395 p.
Provides information about the military organization of each country.
Book call no.:  R 355 L847m 2004/2005

Periodicals

Akarue, Josephine.  Cote D'Ivoire:  No Peace, No War.  New African No.433:60-61 October 2004.
"Efforts to put the fragile Ivorian peace pact on course have taken the key stakeholders to Accra, the Ghanaian capital for the third time."
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Akarue, Josephine.  Côte D'Ivoire the French Connection.  New African No.435:26-28 December 2004.
Conflict between Côte D'Ivoire and France.
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A Bloody Mess.  Economist 373:52-53 November 13, 2004.
Fighting resumes in Côte d'Ivoire.
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Boese, Wade.  UN Slaps Côte D'Ivoire with Embargo.  Arms Control Today 34:40 December 2004.
UN approved arms embargo against Côte D'Ivoire.
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Cote D'Ivoire:  Another Man with a Plan.  Africa Confidential 45:5-6 December 3, 2004.
"Outside the country Gbagbo has few friends - but inside, he is a force to be reckoned with."

Cote D'Ivoire:  At War with the Peacekeepers.  Africa Confidential 45:1-3 November 19, 2004.
"The sacking of the armed forces Chief of Staff may herald a disastrous split in the army."

Cote D'Ivoire:  Circling the Wagons.  Africa Confidential 46:6 November 18, 2005.
"President Gbagbo tells his followers to talk peace and prepare for war."

Cote D'Ivoire:  Coca Wars.  Africa Confidential 45:2-3 August 27, 2004.
"Mediators put together another peace deal as presidential finances come under scrutiny."

Cote D'ivoire:  High Noon.  Africa Confidential 46:8 February 4, 2005.
"President Laurent Gbagbo is headed for another showdown with France."

Cote D'Ivoire:  No Polls, No Peace.  Africa Confidential 46:4 October 7, 2005.
"Mediators come and go but President Gbagbowants to go on and on."

Cote D'Ivoire:  Private Coups.  Africa Confidential 46:8 September 9, 2005.
"With over 10,000 peacekeepers in country, France and the United Nations are pressing President Laurent Gbagbo to demobilise his militias."

Cote D'Ivoire:  Time's up.  Africa Confidential 46:6-7 November 4, 2005.
"Threats and ethnic rivalries get wilder as President Gbagbo's mandate runs out."

Cote D'Ivoire:  Unlikely Heirs.  Africa Confidential 45:8 September 24, 2004.
"The harmony may not last, but opponents of President Laurent Gbagbo are meeting in Paris to discuss uniting behind a single candidate."

Côte D'Ivoire.  Military Technology 29:263-264 January 2005.
Status of forces for Côte D'Ivoire.
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Duodu, Cameron.  Côte D'Ivoire What Is Gbagbo Playing At?  New African No.435:34-35 December 2004.
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Forced to Leave.  Beijing Review 48:9 June 16, 2005.
Women fleeing from the violence in Côte D'Ivoire.

France to Ask for Additional UN Troops.  Jane's Defence Weekly 42:14 April 20, 2005.

Fulghum, David A.  France Strikes Back.  Aviation Week & Space Technology 161:78 November 15, 2004.
Fighting between the Ivory Coast and France.
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A General Emerges from Hiding.  Economist 376:40 August 27, 2005.
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Ghana:  Nervy Neighbours.  Africa Confidential 46:3-4 April 1, 2005.
"Along its frontiers, Ghana keeps a nervous eye on turbulent Cote D'Ivoire and Togo."

Guhl, J. Michael.  Strike and Counter-Strike in the Ivory Coast.  Journal of Electronic Defense 27:10 December 2004.
Conflict between Côte D'Ivoire and France.
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Hopes of Peace Still Look Thin.  Economist 377:50 October 22, 2005.
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King, Martin L.  Another Chance for Peace.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:18-19 November 2005.
"A new initiative by ECOWAS's leaders may well prove to be the last opportunity to break the political logjam in Ivory Coast and prevent a return to war."

King, Martin L.  Bloody Duel for Farmland.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:16-17 September 2005.
"Disputes over cocoa and land ownership are now threatening to worsen Ivory Coast's three-year-old civil war."

King, Martin L.  A Deepening Deadlock.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:16-17 February 2005.
"Peace process in this West African nation is still on the slow lane, casting doubts on parliamentary and presidential polls scheduled for October this year."

King, Martin L.  Farewell to Peace.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 10:24-26 December 2004.
"A fragile cease-fire melts as a miscalculated strike aimed against the rebels leaves nine French peacekeepers dead, attracting reprisal attacks from the former colonial masters."

King, Martin L.  Hanging in the Balance.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:17 September 2005.
"Peace is still elusive in Ivory Coast as rebels reject South Africa's current mediation efforts."

King, Martin L.  Ivory Coast:  UN Extends Mission.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:25 June 2005.
"For the second time in as many months, the United Nations Security Council has extended the mission of its peacekeepers in Ivory Coast by just one month."

King, Martin L.  Means to an End.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:26-27 April 2005.
"The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees is eager to see peace return to Ivory Coast so as to preserve the country's tradition as a haven for asylum-seekers."

King, Martin L.  No Substitute for Peace.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:25-27 April 2005.
"Once an oasis of peace, political stability and economic prosperity, Ivory Coast economy has been driven to the verge of bankruptcy. To make matters worse, the country exists in suspended animation while human rights abuses continue on either side of the Zone of Confidence."

King, Martin L.  Randy Peacekeepers.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:20 June 2005.
"UN has launched investigations into the sexual misconduct of its peacekeepers in Liberia and Ivory Coast, giving hope that perpetuators of such crimes will no longer go unpunished."

King, Martin L.  Suffer the Little Children.  Africa Today:  Voice of the Continent 11:22-23 June 2005.
"The long-running political crisis in Ivory Coast is putting donors off, thus stalling efforts to rescue both combatant and innocent children, who rank among the biggest victims of the war."

Mason, Michael.  "Great Game" in West Africa.  Military Technology 29:7 February 2005.
Discusses growing instability in West Africa and particularly in the Ivory Coast.
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Merrill, Austin.  Citizen Soldiers.  New Republic 233:14+ October 17, 2005.
Examines the social and political turmoil in Côte D'Ivoire.
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Morris, Lauren M.  Mediating Ethnic Conflict at the Grassroots:  The Role of Local Associational Life in Shaping Political Values in Côte D'Ivoire and Ghana.  Journal of Modern African Studies 42:589-617 December 2004.

Nyberg, Richard.  A Church Largely on Its Own.  Christianity Today 49:26-27 February 2005.
Protestant missionaries flee the Ivory Coast because of the civil war.
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On the Brink.  Economist 374:52-54 March 19, 2005.
Continuing relations between French peacekeeping troops and the people of Côte D'Ivoire.
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Peel, Michael.  Rumblings.  New Republic 231:18-19 December 20, 2004.
Discusses dangers faced by immigrants in Côte D'Ivoire.
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A Perilous Peace Deal.  Economist 375:39 April 16, 2005.
Examines the peace treaty for Côte d'Ivoire.
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Price, Stuart.  Cote D'Ivoire:  Light at the End of the Tunnel.  New African No.440:26 May 2005.
Hopes "a new peace accord could begin the tentative process of ending the current stalemate and paving the way towards the presidential elections timetabled for October."
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Ramsbotham, Alexander.  Digest.  International Peacekeeping 11:572-581 Autumn 2004.
Updates information about the UN international peacekeeping mission to Côte D'Ivoire.
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Remembering Hume Horan (1934-2004).  Middle East Quarterly 11:1-8 Fall 2004.
Remembers Hume Horan, ambassador of the Ivory Coast.
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Tempting Chaos.  Economist 373:16 November 13, 2004.
Fighting resumes in Côte D'Ivoire.
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Thirsty.  Beijing Review 47:10 November 25, 2004.
Considers the possibility of disease brought about by residents using artesian wells after all electricity is interrupted in Bouake.

Vines, Alex.  Peace on a Precipice.  World Today 61:22-23 January 2005.
Anticipates national elections in Côte D'Ivoire.
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