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Zimbabwe-Rhodesia

former country

Zimbabwe Rhodesia was an unrecognized state in southern Africa. It replaced the Republic of Rhodesia from 1 June 1979 to 12 December 1979. It was replaced by the re-established British colony of Southern Rhodesia for three months before being replaced by the present day Republic of Zimbabwe.

Zimbabwe Rhodesia

1979–1979
Flag of Zimbabwe Rhodesia
Flag
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Coat of arms
LocationZimbabwe.svg
StatusUnrecognized state
CapitalSalisbury
Common languagesEnglish (official)
Shona and Sindebele widely spoken
GovernmentRepublic
President 
Prime Minister 
Historical eraCold War
• Established
1 June 1979
12 December 1979
Area
1979390,580 km2 (150,800 sq mi)
Population
• 1979
6930000
CurrencyRhodesian dollar
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Rhodesia
Southern Rhodesia