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Republic of Congo. Extreme Fishing. | Caravanserai 230

Republic of Congo. Extreme Fishing.

Fishing in the fast flowing waters of the Congo River is no easy undertaking. Brave local fishermen rig up wooden scaffolding that cross the rapids and attach long tubular fishing traps of various …

Congo: Virunga National Park

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Belgian refugees from #Congo arriving in Salisbury #Rhodesia aboard a Royal Rhodesian air force DC-3 Dakota July 1960

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KP-bil_Elisabethville_Congo_1961 The KP-cars saved many lives in the Congo conflict, not only Swedish ones. The Irish, Indian and Ethiopian troops of the UN brigade in Elisabethville demanded use of the KP-cars when moving around the war zone. The Swedish drivers and machine gunners thus had to be on duty almost 24 hours a day.

armourd truck fated to be...

The story. During my holiday me and my family passed a small village in mid sweden, I saw an armoured mv at an farm. My family don´t share my intrest so we didn´t stop. Two weeks later I was invited to a party at a neighbor, they were all chefs and not att all intrested in vehicles. How ever one ...

Belgian Congo  100 Francs 15.11.1953

Belgian Congo 100 Francs 15.11.1953

European mercenaries in Africa, 1960

les mercenaires

mercenaires d'Executive Outcomes Les trois premières photos sont celles de la colonne progressant vers Stanleyville et qui porte le nom d'"Omegang".

Belgian paratroopers patrol in 1960 along with the Force Publique.

Onlusten in juli 1960.

Na de onlusten van januari 1959 in Leopoldstad blijft het in heel Congo onrustig. Tijdens de herfst 1959 rijpt, onder impuls van minister De Schrijver, het plan om een Belg isch -Congolese...

Congo. Katanga. Congo Crisis. FN FAL. History. Africa. 1960s.

50+ rare historical photos, part 1

Congo. Katanga. Congo Crisis. FN FAL. History. Africa. 1960s.

Republic of Congo. Extreme Fishing. | Caravanserai 230

Republic of Congo. Extreme Fishing.

Fishing in the fast flowing waters of the Congo River is no easy undertaking. Brave local fishermen rig up wooden scaffolding that cross the rapids and attach long tubular fishing traps of various …

Erecting the Niemba memorial in the Congo, 1961.

Co-author of Shadow Warriors: The Irish Army Ranger Wing, & Editor of An Cosantoir Magazine (May 2011 – May 2020) – views are my own!

Baluba youngsters are grouped round their families' belongings while their parents register after arriving at a United Nations administered tent camp in the Elisabethville District, Katanga, Congo on Sept. 2, 1961. In foreground is a Swedish U.N. soldier

Today in History: September 2

Today in History: September 2

Troops of the 4th Commando, here in 1959 during a preparatory rock climbing in the region Kitona (cliffs Moanda).

Onlusten in juli 1960.

Na de onlusten van januari 1959 in Leopoldstad blijft het in heel Congo onrustig. Tijdens de herfst 1959 rijpt, onder impuls van minister De Schrijver, het plan om een Belg isch -Congolese...

Kongo Freistaat (Belgisch)

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Belgian paras pulling out of the Elizabethville station, Congo 1960

Belgian paras pulling out of the Elizabethville station, Congo 1960