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Dhlakama, Afonso Macacho Marceta, 1953-2018

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Personal name headingDhlakama, Afonso Macacho Marceta, 1953-2018
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Birth date1953-01-01
Death date2018-05-03
Place of birthSofala (Mozambique : Province)
Place of deathSofala (Mozambique : Province)
AffiliationRENAMO (Organization)
Profession or occupationPoliticians Guerrillas
Found inAcordo geral de paz de Moçambique, 1992: p. 3 (Afonso Macacho Marceta Dhlakama, Presidente da RENAMO, signatory)
Historical dictionary of Mozambique, 1991: p. 53 (Afonso Dhlakama, b. 1953)
New York times WWW site, viewed May 7, 2018 (in obituary published May 6: Afonso Dhlakama; b. Jan. 1, 1953, Sofala Province, Mozambique; d. Thursday [May 3, 2018], at his hide-out in the Gorongosa mountains in southeast Africa [in Sofala Province], aged 65; leader of Renamo, Mozambique's main opposition group, who was held responsible for exceptional brutality by its often young soldiers during a civil war that claimed up to a million lives)