Idi Amin Takes Power in Uganda Ca. 1971

Idi Amin Takes Power in Uganda Ca. 1971

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In January 1971 Idi Amin, chief of the Ugandan army and air force, led a coup against Milton Obote and named himself president of Uganda. Upon seizing power Amin embarked a campaign to execute all of his potential rivals, including two-thirds of the military. A ferocious dictator, Amin was responsible for the deaths of between 100,000 and 300,000 Ugandans during his eight years in power.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : , WPA Film Library, , [1971]
Copyright Date: ©1971
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 5 sec.)) : sound, color
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Additional Contributors: Films Media Group
WPA Film Library


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