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Zimbabwe Rhodesia

1979–1979
Flag of Zimbabwe Rhodesia
Flag
Coat of arms of Zimbabwe Rhodesia
Coat of arms
LocationZimbabwe.svg
Status Unrecognized state
Capital Salisbury
Common languages English (official)
Shona and Sindebele widely spoken
Government Republic
President  
Prime Minister  
Historical era Cold War
• Established
1 June 1979
• Disestablished
12 December 1979
Area
1979 390,580 km2 (150,800 sq mi)
Population
• 1979
6930000
Currency Rhodesian dollar
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Rhodesia
Southern Rhodesia

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.

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