Zones: Timeline

CONGO-KINSHASA (Kinshasa) UNO Member Democratic Republic of the Congo : DRC [United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo : DRC-MONUC] : President Joseph Kabila
CONGO-BRAZZAVILLE (Brazzaville a + Pointe Noire nUNO Member Republic of the CONGO : President Denis Sassou-Nguesso
CONGO-KISANGANI (Kisangani) Rebellion Rally for Congolese Democracy-KISANGANI : Ernest Wamba dia Wamba
CONGO-NATIONAL (Isiro) Rebellion Rally for Congolese Democracy-NATIONAL : Roger Lumbala
NORTH CONGO (Gbadolite + Lisala) Rebellion Front for the Liberation of Congo : FLC : Jean-Pierre Bemba
CONGO-GOMA (Goma) Rebellion Republic of CONGO [Rally for Congolese Democracy-Goma] : Adolphe Onusumba Yemba

Other Entities with similar names

Republic of CONGO [Rally for Congolese Democracy-Goma]

Republic of CONGO [Rally for Congolese Democracy-Goma]

Flag or logo since 1999-05-16*
République du Congo : Rassemblement Congolais pour la Démocratie-GOMA (fr) RebellionDe facto Independent
Emblem or Symbol*

Adolphe Onusumba Yemba
(ruler of CONGO-GOMA since 2000-10-29)
Capitals & administrative places*: Goma
Official & national languages: French (fr) .


CONGO-GOMA Republic of Congo : Rally for Congolese Democracy-GOMA  (Goma)

9 Divisions:

LUBERO LUBERO Territory  (Lubero)Local: Territoire de LUBERO  (Lubero)
MANIEMA MANIEMA Province  (Kindu)Local: Province du MANIEMA (fr) + Mkoa wa MANIEMA (sw)  (Kindu)
MASISI MASISI Territory  (Masisi)Local: Territoire de MASISI  (Masisi)
NORTH KIVU NORTH KIVU Province  (Goma)Local: Province du NORD-KIVU (fr) + Mkoa wa KIVU KASKAZINI (sw)  (Goma)
NYIRAGONGO NYIRAGONGO Territory  (Nyiragongo)Local: Territoire de NYIRAGONGO  (Nyiragongo)
RUTSHURU RUTSHURU Territory  (Rutshuru)Local: Territoire de RUTSHURU  (Rutshuru)
SOUTH KIVU SOUTH KIVU Province  (Bukavu)Local: Province du SUD-KIVU (fr) + Mkoa wa KIVU KUSINI (sw)  (Bukavu)
TANGANYIKA TANGANYIKA District  (Kalemie)Local: District du TANGANYIKA (fr) + Mkoa wa TANGANYIKA (sw)  (Kalemie)
WALIKALE WALIKALE Territory  (Walikale)Local: Territoire de WALIKALE  (Walikale)

* 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 [United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo : DRC-MONUC]  (Kinshasa)
CONGO-KISANGANI Rally for Congolese Democracy-KISANGANI  (Kisangani)
NORTH CONGO Front for the Liberation of Congo : FLC  (Gbadolite + Lisala)

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

BANDUNDU BANDUNDU Province  (Bandundu)
CONGO-NATIONAL Rally for Congolese Democracy-NATIONAL  (Isiro)
EQUATOR EQUATOR Province  (Mbandaka)
GARENGANZE Yeke Kingdom of GARENGANZE  (Bunkeya)
ITURI ITURI Province  (Bunia)
KABONGO-LUBA Traditional Luba-Katanga Kingdom of KABONGO-LUBA  (Mwibele)
KASONGO-LUNDA Yaka Kingdom of KASONGO-LUNDA  (Mwene-Puto-Kasongo)
KASUKU Belgo-Congolese Programme of Military Partnership in KASUKU Camp  (Camp Kasuku)
KATANGA KATANGA Province  (Lubumbashi)
KINSHASA KINSHASA City Province  (Kinshasa)
KUBA Kuba Kingdom of BUSHONGO  (Kamonia)
LENDU ITURI LENDU ITURI Armed Groups  (Lendu Ituri)
MBUJI-MAYI Traditional LUBA-KASAI Kingdom  (Mbuji-Mayi)
NORTH KIVU Rally for Congolese Democracy-Movement for the Liberation of CONGO  (Beni)
SOUTH KASAI Government Controlled Southern Territories of EAST KASAI Province  (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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