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Renamo, Mozambique's Main Opposition Group


Renamo Opposition Group

  • Founded in 1970s by Andre Matsangaissa as anti-communist rebel group
  • Has been led by Afonso Dhlakama since Matsangaissa's death in 1979
  • Fought bloody 15-year civil war against ruling Frelimo party
  • Signed peace agreement with Frelimo in 1992, ending civil war
  • Renamo is now Mozambique's main opposition party
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