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CONGO-KINSHASA (Kinshasa) UNO Member Democratic Republic of the Congo : DRC : President Laurent Desire Kabila
CONGO-BRAZZAVILLE (Brazzaville a + Pointe Noire nUNO Member Republic of the CONGO : President Denis Sassou-Nguesso
EASTERN CONGO (Goma) RebellionDe facto Semi-Independent Rebel Governments of EASTERN CONGO : Ernest Wamba dia Wamba

Other Entities with similar names

(Kigali) - (Kampala a + Entebbe r) - (Goma) -

Rebel Governments of EASTERN CONGO

Flag or logo since 1998-08-05*
Gouvernements rebelles du CONGO ORIENTAL (fr) + Rebel Governments of EASTERN CONGO (en) RebellionDe facto Semi-Independent
Emblem or Symbol*

President Pasteur Bizimungu
(ruler of RWANDA since 1994-07-19)

President Yoweri Museveni
(ruler of UGANDA since 1986-01-26)

Ernest Wamba dia Wamba
(ruler of EASTERN CONGO since 1998-08-08)
Capitals & administrative places*: Goma
Official & national languages: English (en) . French (fr) .


EASTERN CONTO Rebel Governments of EASTERN CONGO  (Kisangani)

9 Divisions:

KIBALI-ITURI KIBALI-ITURI District  (Bunia)Local: District de KIBALI-ITURI (fr)  (Bunia)
LOWER UELE LOWER UELE District  (Buta)Local: District du BAS-UÉLE (fr)  (Buta)
MANIEMA MANIEMA Province  (Kindu)Local: Province du MANIEMA (fr)  (Kindu)
MONGALA MONGALA District  (Lisala)Local: District de la MONGALA  (Lisala)
NORTH KIVU NORTH KIVU Province  (Goma)Local: Province du NORD-KIVU (fr)  (Goma)
SOUTH KIVU SOUTH KIVU Province  (Bukavu)Local: Province du SUD-KIVU (fr)  (Bukavu)
TANGANYIKA TANGANYIKA District  (Kalemie)Local: District du TANGANYIKA (fr)  (Kalemie)
TSHOPO TSHOPO District  (Kisangani)Local: District de la TSHOPO (fr)  (Kisangani)
UPPER UELE UPPER UELE District  (Isiro)Local: District du HAUT-UELE  (Isiro)

1 Territory:

NORTH CONGO Movement for the Liberation of Congo : MLC  (Gbadolite)Local: Mouvement de Libération du Congo : MLC (fr)  (Gbadolite)

* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2022's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

CONGO-KINSHASA Democratic Republic of the Congo : DRC  (Kinshasa)

Other Territories or Entities within the 2022's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

BANDUNDU BANDUNDU Province  (Bandundu)
EQUATOR EQUATOR Province  (Mbandaka)
GARENGANZE Yeke Kingdom of GARENGANZE  (Bunkeya)
KABONGO-LUBA Traditional Luba-Katanga Kingdom of KABONGO-LUBA  (Mwibele)
KASONGO-LUNDA Yaka Kingdom of KASONGO-LUNDA  (Mwene-Puto-Kasongo)
KATANGA KATANGA Province  (Lubumbashi)
KINSHASA KINSHASA City Province  (Kinshasa)
KUBA Kuba Kingdom of BUSHONGO  (Kamonia)
LUBA-KASAI Traditional LUBA-KASAI Kingdom  (Mbuji-Mayi)
ULUNDA Traditional State of the Kingdom of ULUNDA  (Musumba)
WEST KASAI WEST KASAI Province  (Kananga)
Notes: aims to find the countries, territories, governments, administrative divisions and main international organisations that have existed during the 20th century.
   Current depth of investigation: . [red: country considered completed, rose: 1 level yet to complete, white: 2 levels yet to complete]
   For an idea on how was built the site, see the following documentary link of wikipedia [fr] : Modèle:Infobox

 General Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   *, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 General Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

    + the other sources are added according to the consulted entity.


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