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United States Diplomatic Recognition Angola

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May 20, 1993 | NORMAN KEMPSTER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a step that removed one of the last vestiges of Washington's Cold War-era Africa policy, President Clinton extended diplomatic recognition to the elected, formerly Marxist government of Angola on Wednesday, ending American patronage of rebel leader Jonas Savimbi. "This decision reflects the high priority our Administration places on democracy," Clinton told reporters as he posed for pictures in the Oval Office at the start of a meeting with South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu.
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May 20, 1993 | NORMAN KEMPSTER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a step that removed one of the last vestiges of Washington's Cold War-era Africa policy, President Clinton extended diplomatic recognition to the elected, formerly Marxist government of Angola on Wednesday, ending American patronage of rebel leader Jonas Savimbi. "This decision reflects the high priority our Administration places on democracy," Clinton told reporters as he posed for pictures in the Oval Office at the start of a meeting with South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu.
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