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AllAfrica.com
Outrage As Congo Star Olomide Kicks Womanof dancers has prevented him from staging shows in Europe. He also faces threa
Outrage As Congo Star Olomide Kicks Woman
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of dancers has prevented him from staging shows in Europe. He also faces threats from radical anti-President Joseph Kabila activists, opposed to perceived pro-government Congolese musicians performing in Europe. During a music tour of... Read more
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Salon.com
Congo president issues pardons in bid to calm vote tensionsKINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo’s President Joseph Kabila has issued a series of p
Congo president issues pardons in bid to calm vote tensions
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo’s President Joseph Kabila has issued a series of pardons meant to ease tensions around upcoming elections. Those affected include a half-dozen pro-democracy activists recently arrested for insisting that Kabila respect... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Congo's Kabila issues pardons in effort to ease political tensionKINSHASA: Democratic Republic of Congo's Joseph Kabila issued a raft of pardons
Congo's Kabila issues pardons in effort to ease political tension
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
KINSHASA: Democratic Republic of Congo's Joseph Kabila issued a raft of pardons on Friday, including to several pro-democracy activists detained after calling for the president to stand down. Kabila, in power since 2001, is required by the... Read more
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Reuters
Congo's Kabila issues pardons in effort to ease political tensionCongo President Joseph Kabila delivers his remarks during the opening ceremony
Congo's Kabila issues pardons in effort to ease political tension
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Congo President Joseph Kabila delivers his remarks during the opening ceremony of the Paris Agreement signing ceremony on climate change at the United Nations Headquarters in Manhattan, New York, U.S., April 22, 2016. KINSHASA Democratic Republic of... Read more
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2d
The Times & The Sunday Times
UN demands release of political prisoners in CongoPolitical tensions are high in Congo before a scheduled November presidential e
UN demands release of political prisoners in Congo
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
Political tensions are high in Congo before a scheduled November presidential election. President Joseph Kabila, in power since 2001, is required by the constitution to step down this year but the government says logistical and budgetary constraints... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Can Anyone Stop Joseph Kabila?is permitted two consecutive mandates of five years. But with just five months
Can Anyone Stop Joseph Kabila?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
is permitted two consecutive mandates of five years. But with just five months to go until the end of President Joseph Kabila's second term, there are no signs of an election to appoint his successor. The government has regularly reaffirmed... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. demands release of political prisoners in Congoimmediately. Political tensions are high in Congo before a scheduled November
U.N. demands release of political prisoners in Congo
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
immediately. Political tensions are high in Congo before a scheduled November presidential election. President Joseph Kabila, in power since 2001, is required by the constitution to step down this year but the government says logistical and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN demands release of political prisoners in Congoimmediately. Political tensions are high in Congo before a scheduled November
UN demands release of political prisoners in Congo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
immediately. Political tensions are high in Congo before a scheduled November presidential election. President Joseph Kabila, in power since 2001, is required by the constitution to step down this year but the government says logistical and... Read more
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5d
The Florida Times-Union
UNF political science students comment on the Congoin the region face presidents staying in office past their constitutionally man
UNF political science students comment on the Congo
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
in the region face presidents staying in office past their constitutionally mandated terms. The Congo’s president, Joseph Kabila, appears to be doing the same. The U.S., with the UN and regional organizations, must press him to allow elections in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Angara bill gives poor, deserving students free college educationand the Commission on Higher Education, has already produced 66 graduates from
Angara bill gives poor, deserving students free college education
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
and the Commission on Higher Education, has already produced 66 graduates from the National Capital Region this year. “Sa kabila ng mandato ng gobyerno na gawing bukas sa lahat ang edukasyon sa ating bansa, ang realidad ay marami pa ring... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UN Human Rights Chief to visit DRC, 18 – 21 July 2016invitation of the Government. During his visit, High Commissioner Zeid has requ
UN Human Rights Chief to visit DRC, 18 – 21 July 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
invitation of the Government. During his visit, High Commissioner Zeid has requested a meeting with the President Joseph Kabila and will hold discussions with top officials, including the Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Minister of Justice and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Congo election likely to be delayed - UN mission chiefthere said on Thursday, something that U.N. experts have warned could trigger v
Congo election likely to be delayed - UN mission chief
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
there said on Thursday, something that U.N. experts have warned could trigger violent political unrest. President Joseph Kabila, in power since 2001, is bound by term limits to step down after having won elections in 2006 and 2011, but opponents... Read more
11d
Salon.com
Congo opposition doubts president will respect constitutionKINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo’s leading opposition party says it is unconvinced
Congo opposition doubts president will respect constitution
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo’s leading opposition party says it is unconvinced by assurances that President Joseph Kabila will abide by the constitution ahead of a presidential election late this year. Kabila is due to leave office when his second... Read more
12d
Daily Herald
Congo opposition leader says government tried to kill himdid not provide details about whom he specifically believes was responsible. K
Congo opposition leader says government tried to kill him
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
did not provide details about whom he specifically believes was responsible. Katumbi and other critics of President Joseph Kabila have expressed concern that the election set for November will be delayed so that Kabila will stay in power longer.... Read more
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13d
The New Zealand Herald
Congo opposition leader Moise Katumbi claims government tried to poison himdid not provide details about whom he specifically believes was responsible. K
Congo opposition leader Moise Katumbi claims government tried to poison him
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
did not provide details about whom he specifically believes was responsible. Katumbi and other critics of President Joseph Kabila have expressed concern that the election set for November will be delayed so that Kabila will stay in power... Read more
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13d
NBC 2 Fort Myers
Congo opposition leader says government tried to kill himdid not provide details about whom he specifically believes was responsible. K
Congo opposition leader says government tried to kill him
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 13 days ago
did not provide details about whom he specifically believes was responsible. Katumbi and other critics of President Joseph Kabila have expressed concern that the election set for November will be delayed so that Kabila will stay in power longer.... Read more
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13d
ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Congo opposition leader says government tried to kill himdid not provide details about whom he specifically believes was responsible. K
Congo opposition leader says government tried to kill him
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 days ago
did not provide details about whom he specifically believes was responsible. Katumbi and other critics of President Joseph Kabila have expressed concern that the election set for November will be delayed so that Kabila will stay in power longer.... Read more
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13d
San Antonio Express-News
Congo opposition leader says government tried to kill himdid not provide details about whom he specifically believes was responsible. K
Congo opposition leader says government tried to kill him
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
did not provide details about whom he specifically believes was responsible. Katumbi and other critics of President Joseph Kabila have expressed concern that the election set for November will be delayed so that Kabila will stay in power longer.... Read more
13d
Super Sport
Nkana back Chiyangi despite poor resultsbench remains intact amid speculation that the head coach, Aggrey Chiyangi has
Nkana back Chiyangi despite poor results
Super Sport / Posted 13 days ago
bench remains intact amid speculation that the head coach, Aggrey Chiyangi has been replaced” Nkana club president Everisto Kabila said. Nkana lost 2-1 to now second placed Zesco United on June 12 then went down 1-0 away at Red Arrows on June 18... Read more
13d
AllAfrica.com
Murder in India Sparks Reprisalsconditions are terrible, inflation is through the roof and spending is being cu
Murder in India Sparks Reprisals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
conditions are terrible, inflation is through the roof and spending is being cut. It's serious, he added. President Joseph Kabila, who has been in power since 2001, is widely believed to be considering casting aside the constitution to take a third... Read more
13d
AllAfrica.com
Museveni's Ban On Social Media - the Good News and the Bad News for Africansterm for the country's President that had begun to spread from the capital Kins
Museveni's Ban On Social Media - the Good News and the Bad News for Africans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
term for the country's President that had begun to spread from the capital Kinshasa to the rest of the country, President Kabila shut down the Internet and in so doing cut off social media. The Internet was restored only six days later after the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Congolese woman’s murder by Indian husband sparks reprisals in Kinshasaconditions are terrible, inflation is through the roof and spending is being cu
Congolese woman’s murder by Indian husband sparks reprisals in Kinshasa
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 days ago
conditions are terrible, inflation is through the roof and spending is being cut. It’s serious, he added. President Joseph Kabila, who has been in power since 2001, is widely believed to be considering casting aside the constitution to take a third... Read more
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The Economic Times
Murder in India sparks reprisals in Kinshasaconditions are terrible, inflation is through the roof and spending is being cu
Murder in India sparks reprisals in Kinshasa
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
conditions are terrible, inflation is through the roof and spending is being cut. It's serious, he added. President Joseph Kabila, who has been in power since 2001, is widely believed to be considering casting aside the constitution to take a third... Read more
16d
AllAfrica.com
Political Crisis Puts Long-Term Stability of Nation At Risk, Warns UN Deputy Chiefspace are fuelling polarization and public discontent. And with the political
Political Crisis Puts Long-Term Stability of Nation At Risk, Warns UN Deputy Chief
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
space are fuelling polarization and public discontent. And with the political dialogue proposed by President Joseph Kabila facing uncertainty and no agreement on the terms under which the dialogue should be held, and who should participate,... Read more
16d
New Kerala
Political crisis has put long-term stability of the DR Congo at risk, warns UN deputy chief, urging dialogue - newkerala.com #87344space are fuelling polarization and public discontent. And with the political
Political crisis has put long-term stability of the DR Congo at risk, warns UN deputy chief, urging dialogue - newkerala.com #87344
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
space are fuelling polarization and public discontent. And with the political dialogue proposed by President Joseph Kabila facing uncertainty and no agreement on the terms under which the dialogue should be held, and who should participate,... Read more
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ABC News
UN Official: Congo Likely to Face Violence Without Talkscountry. The opposition has expressed concern that the election set for Novemb
UN Official: Congo Likely to Face Violence Without Talks
ABC News / Posted 16 days ago
country. The opposition has expressed concern that the election set for November will be delayed so that President Joseph Kabila will stay in power longer. This is the president's second and final term under constitutional limits. Congo has never... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Katumbi Says People Power Will Oust Reluctant Kabilahas broken his silence and told RFI that he is firmly determined to return to h
Katumbi Says People Power Will Oust Reluctant Kabila
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
has broken his silence and told RFI that he is firmly determined to return to his home country to ensure President Joseph Kabila does not cling on to power. The pledge comes despite his sentencing by a Congolese court to a three year jail... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Waning Interest in DR CongoDR Congo's Joseph Kabila is still clinging to power even though his country's c
Waning Interest in DR Congo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
DR Congo's Joseph Kabila is still clinging to power even though his country's constitution says he should depart. Despite unrest and repression, Western nations are reluctant to apply pressure on the 45-year-old leader. The United States is at least... Read more
17d
New Zimbabwe
UN prepares for DRC political violencesaid it is unlikely it will be able to hold elections in November for logistica
UN prepares for DRC political violence
New Zimbabwe / Posted 17 days ago
said it is unlikely it will be able to hold elections in November for logistical reasons but opponents of President Joseph Kabila accuse him of trying to cling to power. The government has denied the claim. Kabila, who has been in power since... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
UK prepares for DRC political violencesaid it is unlikely it will be able to hold elections in November for logistica
UK prepares for DRC political violence
New Zimbabwe / Posted 18 days ago
said it is unlikely it will be able to hold elections in November for logistical reasons but opponents of President Joseph Kabila accuse him of trying to cling to power. The government has denied the claim. Kabila, who has been in power since... Read more
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18d
DW
Waning interest in DR Congo |The United States is at least trying to bring some pressure to bear on Joseph K
Waning interest in DR Congo |
DW / Posted 18 days ago
The United States is at least trying to bring some pressure to bear on Joseph Kabila's regime. Two weeks ago, it placed Kinshasa police chief Celestin Kanyama on its sanctions black list. US citizens are now no longer permitted to do business deals... Read more
18d
Eye Witness News
UN peacekeepers prepare for Congo political violence Dozens of Joseph Kabila’s critics have been arrested as part of escalating cr
UN peacekeepers prepare for Congo political violence
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 days ago
Dozens of Joseph Kabila’s critics have been arrested as part of escalating crackdown on political dissent. FILE: Protesters run after Democratic Republic of Congo's soldiers opened fire to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN peacekeepers preparing for possible Congo political violencesaid it is unlikely it will be able to hold elections in November for logistica
UN peacekeepers preparing for possible Congo political violence
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
said it is unlikely it will be able to hold elections in November for logistical reasons but opponents of President Joseph Kabila accuse him of trying to cling to power. The government has denied the claim. Kabila, who has been in power since... Read more
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International Business Times
DRC: UNC party's Jean-Bertrand Ewanga and Vital Kamerhe appear united after Genval crisis Genval on the outskirts of Brussels on 9 June in an unprecedented attempt to ag
DRC: UNC party's Jean-Bertrand Ewanga and Vital Kamerhe appear united after Genval crisis
International Business Times / Posted 19 days ago
Genval on the outskirts of Brussels on 9 June in an unprecedented attempt to agree on a strategy to oust President Joseph Kabila. As the political crisis in the country continues to deepen, the so-called 'Conclave' was launched by Etienne... Read more
19d
iol.co.za
Congo miners stare into abyssuntil 2020. Add in growing political risk in Congo - an election set for Novem
Congo miners stare into abyss
iol.co.za / Posted 19 days ago
until 2020. Add in growing political risk in Congo - an election set for November to replace longtime president Joseph Kabila will almost certainly be delayed, which could trigger unrest - and the business case for pulling out looks strong for... Read more
20d
AllAfrica.com
Political Flash Points Ahead for the CountryPresident Joseph Kabila is due to step down as head of state of the Democratic
Political Flash Points Ahead for the Country
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
President Joseph Kabila is due to step down as head of state of the Democratic Republic of Congo in December but it is looking increasingly likely that this year's election will be delayed. Statements this week by the president and the lead... Read more
20d
AllAfrica.com
Survival and Resurrection After Congo's Civil WarDaniel Kanyarahuru hid in the roof of his home when forces loyal to Congo's Pre
Survival and Resurrection After Congo's Civil War
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Daniel Kanyarahuru hid in the roof of his home when forces loyal to Congo's President Laurent Kabila stormed his village in Kasai-Oriental province hunting for ethnic Tutsis. The teenager's brother, his wife, and their one-month-old baby were taken... Read more
20d
Pilipino Star
Drilon seeks sole authority for MMDA over EDSAnatin na dito dadaan ang bagong kalsada, sasabihin ng local government, ay 'Hin
Drilon seeks sole authority for MMDA over EDSA
Pilipino Star / Posted 20 days ago
natin na dito dadaan ang bagong kalsada, sasabihin ng local government, ay 'Hindi dito pwede sa amin, doon na lang sa kabila,' yung mga bagay na ganoon," the senator said. Under the proposed measure, the functions of the Land Transportation... Read more
22d
Inquirier.net
Pocari squeaks past Bali Pure to force semis rubber matchsuffered a sweep against Bali Pure. “Challenge na patunayan na kaya namin sila.
Pocari squeaks past Bali Pure to force semis rubber match
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
suffered a sweep against Bali Pure. “Challenge na patunayan na kaya namin sila.” “Naturo namin tendencies ng spikers ng kabila, and I’m proud of the girls na na implement nila sa game.” Pablo, who only scored eight measly points in their Game 1... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DRC Receives Better World Award for Progress in Addressing Sexual Violencein Charge of the Interior and Security, hosted an event at the Fleuve Congo Hot
DRC Receives Better World Award for Progress in Addressing Sexual Violence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
in Charge of the Interior and Security, hosted an event at the Fleuve Congo Hotel in Kinshasa on behalf of President Joseph Kabila, in honor of the Better World Award. The award was presented to the Office of the Personal Representative in Charge of... Read more
23d
AllAfrica.com
Museveni Blames Sheikhs Killings On ADFthe killing of Muslim clerics on rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo and
Museveni Blames Sheikhs Killings On ADF
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
the killing of Muslim clerics on rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo and said he had petitioned President Joseph Kabila to act. The President was speaking at Entebbe State House Iftar dinner on Wednesday. He pledged to meet Muslim... Read more
23d
Aljazeera
Survival and resurrection after Congo's civil warDaniel Kanyarahuru hid in the roof of his home when forces loyal to Congo's Pre
Survival and resurrection after Congo's civil war
Aljazeera / Posted 23 days ago
Daniel Kanyarahuru hid in the roof of his home when forces loyal to Congo's President Laurent Kabila stormed his village in Kasai-Oriental province hunting for ethnic Tutsis. The teenager's brother, his wife, and their one-month-old baby were taken... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Good Side of Frederick Chilubasame for the DRC when he managed to end the war in that country by brokering a
Good Side of Frederick Chiluba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
same for the DRC when he managed to end the war in that country by brokering a peace deal between the late Joseph Desire Kabila and the warring factions of the DRC. During Chiluba's tenure of presidency people freely associated and expressed... Read more
25d
AllAfrica.com
Pres. Sirleaf Hails D.r. Congo On 56th Anniversaryto a Foreign Ministry release, President Sirleaf, in her message to her Congole
Pres. Sirleaf Hails D.r. Congo On 56th Anniversary
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
to a Foreign Ministry release, President Sirleaf, in her message to her Congolese counterpart, President Joseph Kabila, whilst extending warm felicitations to the Government and people of the D. R. Congo, relished the consistency and... Read more
25d
New Kerala
President Mukherjee greets Congo on National Day - newkerala.com #83508Republic of Congo on the occasion of your National Day," Mukherjee said in a me
President Mukherjee greets Congo on National Day - newkerala.com #83508
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
Republic of Congo on the occasion of your National Day," Mukherjee said in a message to DR Congo's President Joseph Kabila Kabange. "Our engagement has expanded steadily in recent years, particularly in the areas of trade and development... Read more
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25d
International Business Times
DRC bishops warn President Kabila not to sacrifice 80m people 'on altar of politicians' interests' The Catholic Church has piled pressure on President Joseph Kabila to "respect t
DRC bishops warn President Kabila not to sacrifice 80m people 'on altar of politicians' interests'
International Business Times / Posted 25 days ago
The Catholic Church has piled pressure on President Joseph Kabila to "respect the constitution" by stepping down from power when his mandate expires in December. They warned that if he does not, he risks triggering a tumultuous period in a country... Read more
25d
New Kerala
President of India's message on the eve of National Day of Congo - newkerala.com #83385on the eve of their National Day (June 30, 2016). In a message to President of
President of India's message on the eve of National Day of Congo - newkerala.com #83385
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
on the eve of their National Day (June 30, 2016). In a message to President of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Joseph Kabila Kabange, the Indian President has said, On behalf of the Government, the people of India and on my own behalf, I have... Read more
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25d
New Zimbabwe
Yamamoto: Terror on blacks - by blacksIt was these incursions that led Kagame to work with Uganda to sponsor the Bany
Yamamoto: Terror on blacks - by blacks
New Zimbabwe / Posted 25 days ago
It was these incursions that led Kagame to work with Uganda to sponsor the Banyamulenge militia that worked with Laurent Kabila to remove Mobutu Sese Seko from power. Because Kabila failed to deal with the Hutu militia menace, he quickly fell out... Read more
26d
Inquirier.net
PNP chief Marquez: I visited police stations from Batanes to Tawi-Tawito their accomplishments, wishes and complaints, I feel the pinch in the heart
PNP chief Marquez: I visited police stations from Batanes to Tawi-Tawi
Inquirier.net / Posted 26 days ago
to their accomplishments, wishes and complaints, I feel the pinch in the heart of a father in front of his children.) “Sa kabila ng kakulangan sa pondo at gamit, masigasig silang nagpapatuloy sa kanilang gawain na humahanap ng paraan upang... Read more
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26d
iol.co.za
Oasis of peace and order after the maelstromretribution from Kagame’s soldiers. A couple of years later those self-same so
Oasis of peace and order after the maelstrom
iol.co.za / Posted 26 days ago
retribution from Kagame’s soldiers. A couple of years later those self-same soldiers would help unseat the arch-kleptocrat Mobutu Sese Seko and install Laurent Kabila in his place in Kinshasa. Today it’s an oasis of peace. Long may it stay that w... Read more
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