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BelgiumDemocratic Republic of the Congo relations Wikipedia

BelgiumCongo relations refers to relations between the Kingdom of Belgium and the Democratic Republic of Congo.The relationship started with the exploration of the Congo

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Congo Crisis Wikipedia

The Congo Crisis (French Crise congolaise) was a period of political upheaval and conflict in the Republic of the Congo (today the Democratic Republic of the Congo) between 1960 and 1965. The crisis began almost immediately after the Congo became independent from Belgium and ended, unofficially, with the entire country under the rule of Joseph

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Republic of the Congo (Lopoldville) Wikipedia

The Republic of the Congo (French Rpublique du Congo) was a sovereign state in Central Africa that was created with the independence of the Belgian Congo in 1960. From 1960 to 1966, the country was often known as Congo-Lopoldville (after its capital) in order to distinguish it from its north-western neighbour, also called the Republic of the Congo or Congo-Brazzaville.

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Belgian Congo in World War II on Revolvy

The involvement of the Belgian Congo (the modern-day Democratic Republic of Congo) in World War II began with the German invasion of Belgium in May 1940. Despite Belgium's surrender, the Congo remained in the conflict on the Allied side, administered by the Belgian government in exile, and provided much-needed raw materials, most notably gold and uranium, to Britain and the United States.

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