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COMECON:

see Council for Mutual Economic AssistanceCouncil for Mutual Economic Assistance
(COMECON or MEA), international organization active between 1956 and 1991 for the coordination of economic policy among certain nations then under Communist domination, including Albania (which did not participate after 1961), Bulgaria,
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Comecon

(formerly) an association of Soviet-oriented Communist nations, founded in 1949 to coordinate economic development, etc.; it was disbanded in 1991 when free-market policies were adopted by its members
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In other words, the Comecom countries are in no position to replace the fairly developed pre-independence relationships.
The Soviet Union, Cuba and other Comecom countries have thus abandoned the old revolutionary aims of separating the newly independent Third World countries from the West in order to deprive the capitalist countries of access to raw materials and strategic minerals.
Mozambique, which was twice refused admission into the Comecom before likewise embarking on a new relationship with Western countries, was forced to sign the historical security and cooperation agreement with South Africa at Nkomati in March 1984.