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WTOK-TV Meridian
Meridian man held prisoner in the CongoMiss. (WTOK) Political controversy in the Democratic Republic of the Congo plag
Meridian man held prisoner in the Congo
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 12 hours ago
Miss. (WTOK) Political controversy in the Democratic Republic of the Congo plagues the news in Africa. President Joseph Kabila faces off against challenger Moise Katumbi, and now a Meridian man has been swept up in the fall-out. "I am a man of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
EU urges Congo authorities to redouble election effortsFILE - In this file photo dated Friday, April 22, 2016, Congolese President Jos
EU urges Congo authorities to redouble election efforts
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 21 hours ago
FILE - In this file photo dated Friday, April 22, 2016, Congolese President Joseph Kabila speaks Friday, April 22, 2016 at U.N. headquarters. Longtime incumbent Kabila is constitutionally barred from seeking another term in office, but Congo's top... Read more
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International Business Times
DRC: Opposition parties to sue President Kabila for 'high treason' if elections are delayed The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)'s opposition may decide to sue President
DRC: Opposition parties to sue President Kabila for 'high treason' if elections are delayed
International Business Times / Posted 22 hours ago
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)'s opposition may decide to sue President Joseph Kabila for "high treason" if it can prove he is going against or intends to go against the constitution by deliberately sabotaging the electoral process, a former... Read more
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International Business Times
Moïse Katumbi forced to move hospital rooms over 'security threats' to DRC opposition leader trumped-up charges and fight to defend democracy". The political heavyweight a
Moïse Katumbi forced to move hospital rooms over 'security threats' to DRC opposition leader
International Business Times / Posted 23 hours ago
trumped-up charges and fight to defend democracy". The political heavyweight and former close backer of President Joseph Kabila was unable to confirm whether Katumbi will be flown back to the DRC once he is discharged from hospital. "In any... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Congoissue. The approach he proposes is not only long overdue. It is muscular enough
Congo
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
issue. The approach he proposes is not only long overdue. It is muscular enough that it should grab the attention of Kabila and his cronies. Now let's hope that Secretary of State Kerry and President Obama do the right thing and act on this... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Robin Wright: A-lister who’s playing for high stakes off screenBritish Virgin Islands to companies set up by the Israeli billionaire Dan Gertl
Robin Wright: A-lister who’s playing for high stakes off screen
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
British Virgin Islands to companies set up by the Israeli billionaire Dan Gertler, a friend of the Congo president, Joseph Kabila, that are reputed to be central to mining deals in 2011 that robbed the Congolese people of more than $1bn... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Not Yet Uhuru in Africaand might have to face Trump the Redeemer: Yahya Jammeh of Gambia, Idriss Deby
Not Yet Uhuru in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
and might have to face Trump the Redeemer: Yahya Jammeh of Gambia, Idriss Deby of Chad, Isaias Afwerki of Eritrea, Joseph Kabila of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Denis Sassou Nguesso of the Republic of the Congo, Teodoro Obiang Nguema... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Leader Leaves for South Africa Despite Arrest Warrantdenied the charges against him, which he says are aimed at undermining his bid
Opposition Leader Leaves for South Africa Despite Arrest Warrant
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
denied the charges against him, which he says are aimed at undermining his bid to become the next president after Joseph Kabila. A millionaire owner of a prestigious football club, Katumbi is a former governor of mineral-rich Katanga province.... Read more
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International Business Times
Moïse Katumbi arrives in South Africa for medical treatment critics say they are an attempt to force his presidential bid to grind to a hal
Moïse Katumbi arrives in South Africa for medical treatment
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
critics say they are an attempt to force his presidential bid to grind to a halt, further strengthening President Joseph Kabila's grip on power. The DRC is due to hold presidential elections in November this year and Kabila is expected to step... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
DRC opposition party leader being treated in SAas saying. Katumbi has denied the charges against him as an attempt to stall h
DRC opposition party leader being treated in SA
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
as saying. Katumbi has denied the charges against him as an attempt to stall his campaign to replace President Joseph Kabila in November polls. Kabila has been in power since 2001‚ is nearing the end of his second term and he is... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Embattled DRC opposition figure Katumbi in SA for treatment(Fiston Mahamba, AFP) Johannesburg - Democratic Republic of Congo opposition f
Embattled DRC opposition figure Katumbi in SA for treatment
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
(Fiston Mahamba, AFP) Johannesburg - Democratic Republic of Congo opposition figure Moise Katumbi, President Joseph Kabila's powerful rival who has been charged with undermining state security, has arrived in South Africa for medical... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Kabila shows rival who is in chargescare us!" was how the Congolese leadership responded this week to Western thre
Kabila shows rival who is in charge
New Zimbabwe / Posted 3 days ago
scare us!" was how the Congolese leadership responded this week to Western threats of sanctions unless President Joseph Kabila ends his 15 years in power by holding an election on schedule in November. It is a message that has also been... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South AfricaKatumbi to return, though any prolonged absence could complicate his bid for th
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africa
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
Katumbi to return, though any prolonged absence could complicate his bid for the presidency. Longtime incumbent Joseph Kabila is constitutionally barred from seeking another term but some fear he may try to stay in power by delaying the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South AfricaKatumbi to return, though any prolonged absence could complicate his bid for th
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africa
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Katumbi to return, though any prolonged absence could complicate his bid for the presidency. Longtime incumbent Joseph Kabila is constitutionally barred from seeking another term but some fear he may try to stay in power by delaying the... Read more
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DW
Congo opposition candidate Moise Katumbi leaves for South Africa despite arrest warrant |denied the charges against him, which he says are aimed at undermining his bid
Congo opposition candidate Moise Katumbi leaves for South Africa despite arrest warrant |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
denied the charges against him, which he says are aimed at undermining his bid to become the next president after Joseph Kabila. A millionaire owner of a prestigious football club, Katumbi is a former governor of mineral-rich Katanga province.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South AfricaKatumbi to return, though any prolonged absence could complicate his bid for th
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africa
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Katumbi to return, though any prolonged absence could complicate his bid for the presidency. Longtime incumbent Joseph Kabila is constitutionally barred from seeking another term but some fear he may try to stay in power by delaying the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South AfricaFILE - In this file photo dated Friday, April 22, 2016, Congolese President Jos
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africa
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
FILE - In this file photo dated Friday, April 22, 2016, Congolese President Joseph Kabila speaks Friday, April 22, 2016 at U.N. headquarters. Longtime incumbent Kabila is constitutionally barred from seeking another term in office, but Congo's top... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South AfricaFILE - In this file photo dated Friday, April 22, 2016, Congolese President Jos
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africa
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
FILE - In this file photo dated Friday, April 22, 2016, Congolese President Joseph Kabila speaks Friday, April 22, 2016 at U.N. headquarters. Longtime incumbent Kabila is constitutionally barred from seeking another term in office, but Congo's top... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South AfricaFILE - In this file photo dated Friday, April 22, 2016, Congolese President Jos
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africa
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 days ago
FILE - In this file photo dated Friday, April 22, 2016, Congolese President Joseph Kabila speaks Friday, April 22, 2016 at U.N. headquarters. Longtime incumbent Kabila is constitutionally barred from seeking another term in office, but Congo's top... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South AfricaKatumbi to return, though any prolonged absence could complicate his bid for th
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africa
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
Katumbi to return, though any prolonged absence could complicate his bid for the presidency. Longtime incumbent Joseph Kabila is constitutionally barred from seeking another term but some fear he may try to stay in power by delaying the... Read more
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Salon.com
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africathough any prolonged absence could complicate his bid for the presidency. You
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africa
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
though any prolonged absence could complicate his bid for the presidency. You Might Also Like Longtime incumbent Joseph Kabila is constitutionally barred from seeking another term but some fear he may try to stay in power by delaying the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South AfricaKatumbi to return, though any prolonged absence could complicate his bid for th
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africa
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
Katumbi to return, though any prolonged absence could complicate his bid for the presidency. Longtime incumbent Joseph Kabila is constitutionally barred from seeking another term but some fear he may try to stay in power by delaying the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South AfricaKatumbi to return, though any prolonged absence could complicate his bid for th
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africa
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 days ago
Katumbi to return, though any prolonged absence could complicate his bid for the presidency. Longtime incumbent Joseph Kabila is constitutionally barred from seeking another term but some fear he may try to stay in power by delaying the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africato answer the charges against him. Katumbi's lawyer Georges Kapiamba confirmed
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africa
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
to answer the charges against him. Katumbi's lawyer Georges Kapiamba confirmed his departure. Longtime incumbent Joseph Kabila is constitutionally barred from seeking another term though some fear he may try to stay in power by delaying the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africato answer the charges against him. Katumbi's lawyer Georges Kapiamba confirmed
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africa
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
to answer the charges against him. Katumbi's lawyer Georges Kapiamba confirmed his departure. Longtime incumbent Joseph Kabila is constitutionally barred from seeking another term though some fear he may try to stay in power by delaying the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Indicted opposition leader leaves Congo for treatment in South Africadenies the charges against him, which he says are aimed at derailing his bid to
Indicted opposition leader leaves Congo for treatment in South Africa
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
denies the charges against him, which he says are aimed at derailing his bid to replace President Joseph Kabila in a November presidential election. Kabila, in power since 2001, is barred by constitutional term limits from... Read more
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Daily Herald
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africato answer the charges against him. Katumbi's lawyer Georges Kapiamba confirmed
Congo opposition leader Katumbi flies to South Africa
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
to answer the charges against him. Katumbi's lawyer Georges Kapiamba confirmed his departure. Longtime incumbent Joseph Kabila is constitutionally barred from seeking another term though some fear he may try to stay in power by delaying the... Read more
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ABC News
Congo Opposition Leader Katumbi Flies to South Africato answer the charges against him. Katumbi's lawyer Georges Kapiamba confirmed
Congo Opposition Leader Katumbi Flies to South Africa
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
to answer the charges against him. Katumbi's lawyer Georges Kapiamba confirmed his departure. Longtime incumbent Joseph Kabila is constitutionally barred from seeking another term though some fear he may try to stay in power by delaying the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Indicted Congolese opposition leader to fly to South Africa for treatmentdenies the charges against him, which he says are aimed at derailing his bid to
Indicted Congolese opposition leader to fly to South Africa for treatment
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
denies the charges against him, which he says are aimed at derailing his bid to replace President Joseph Kabila in a November presidential election. Kabila, in power since 2001, is barred by constitutional term limits from... Read more
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The Star
Congolese activists jailed for incitement, U.N. 'very worried'(Reuters) - Three Congolese activists, arrested hours before a general strike i
Congolese activists jailed for incitement, U.N. 'very worried'
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
(Reuters) - Three Congolese activists, arrested hours before a general strike in February to demand that President Joseph Kabila leave power when his mandate expires this year, were sentenced on Friday to one year in prison, the United Nations... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is the DRC Heading for Another Civil War?and Congo's already tattered post-war constitution will be put under even great
Is the DRC Heading for Another Civil War?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
and Congo's already tattered post-war constitution will be put under even greater strain--particularly if President Joseph Kabila reaches the end of his final mandate, in December, without a replacement elected. A confusing series of political... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Congo's political crisis stokes fears of widespread violencelargest countries is on the verge of slipping into widespread violence. Tensio
Congo's political crisis stokes fears of widespread violence
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
largest countries is on the verge of slipping into widespread violence. Tension is building in Congo over President Joseph Kabila's maneuvering to avoid national elections and remain in office beyond his constitutionally permitted term, according... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Congo's political crisis stokes fears of widespread violencelargest countries is on the verge of slipping into widespread violence. Tensio
Congo's political crisis stokes fears of widespread violence
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
largest countries is on the verge of slipping into widespread violence. Tension is building in Congo over President Joseph Kabila's maneuvering to avoid national elections and remain in office beyond his constitutionally permitted term, according... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Congo's political crisis stokes fears of widespread violencelargest countries is on the verge of slipping into widespread violence. Tensio
Congo's political crisis stokes fears of widespread violence
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
largest countries is on the verge of slipping into widespread violence. Tension is building in Congo over President Joseph Kabila's maneuvering to avoid national elections and remain in office beyond his constitutionally permitted term, according... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Congo’s political crisis stokes fears of widespread violencein Washington, on Monday, May 16, 2016. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) Tension is
Congo’s political crisis stokes fears of widespread violence
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
in Washington, on Monday, May 16, 2016. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) Tension is building in Congo over President Joseph Kabila’s maneuvering to avoid national elections and remain in office beyond his constitutionally permitted term, according... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
DR Congo president's rival charged with hiring mercenariesprofessor Sam Bokolombe told AFP. The news comes amid mounting domestic and in
DR Congo president's rival charged with hiring mercenaries
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
professor Sam Bokolombe told AFP. The news comes amid mounting domestic and international concern that President Joseph Kabila will delay elections due to be held late this year when his second five-year mandate ends. Katumbi, 51, is Kabila's... Read more
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The China Post
Congo's political crisis stokes fears of widespread violencelargest countries is on the verge of slipping into widespread violence. Tensio
Congo's political crisis stokes fears of widespread violence
The China Post / Posted 4 days ago
largest countries is on the verge of slipping into widespread violence. Tension is building in Congo over President Joseph Kabila's maneuvering to avoid national elections and remain in office beyond his constitutionally permitted term, according... Read more
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Denver Post
Congo's political crisis stokes fears of widespread violencelargest countries is on the verge of slipping into widespread violence. Tensio
Congo's political crisis stokes fears of widespread violence
Denver Post / Posted 4 days ago
largest countries is on the verge of slipping into widespread violence. Tension is building in Congo over President Joseph Kabila's maneuvering to avoid national elections and remain in office beyond his constitutionally permitted term, according... Read more
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International Business Times
DRC rival leader Moise Katumbi charged: 'A system of individualised justice manned by Kabila' a government spokesman said Katumbi had been charged with hiring foreign mercen
DRC rival leader Moise Katumbi charged: 'A system of individualised justice manned by Kabila'
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
a government spokesman said Katumbi had been charged with hiring foreign mercenaries and plotting against President Joseph Kabila, and could now either be jailed or put under house arrest. Presidential elections are due to be held in November... Read more
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Salon.com
Congo’s political crisis stokes fears of widespread violencelargest countries is on the verge of slipping into widespread violence. Tensio
Congo’s political crisis stokes fears of widespread violence
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
largest countries is on the verge of slipping into widespread violence. Tension is building in Congo over President Joseph Kabila’s maneuvering to avoid national elections and remain in office beyond his constitutionally permitted term, according... Read more
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ABC News
Congo's Political Crisis Stokes Fears of Widespread Violencelargest countries is on the verge of slipping into widespread violence. Tensio
Congo's Political Crisis Stokes Fears of Widespread Violence
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
largest countries is on the verge of slipping into widespread violence. Tension is building in Congo over President Joseph Kabila's maneuvering to avoid national elections and remain in office beyond his constitutionally permitted term, according... Read more
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The Hill
Global Magnitsky's power to protectand his colleagues are enemies of a corrupt, sophisticated state, and they dese
Global Magnitsky's power to protect
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
and his colleagues are enemies of a corrupt, sophisticated state, and they deserve protection. As Congo’s president Joseph Kabila holds tight to power ahead of his potential third term, the government is sharpening its tools of repression,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Ill Congo opposition leader faces mercenary chargescourt several times on the allegations following his announcement he would run
Ill Congo opposition leader faces mercenary charges
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
court several times on the allegations following his announcement he would run against longtime incumbent President Joseph Kabila. Katumbi, a former governor and longtime president of the TP Mazembe soccer team, has been hospitalized because of an... Read more
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The Star
Congo's president shows would-be successor who is in chargescare us!" was how the Congolese leadership responded this week to Western thre
Congo's president shows would-be successor who is in charge
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
scare us!" was how the Congolese leadership responded this week to Western threats of sanctions unless President Joseph Kabila ends his 15 years in power by holding an election on schedule in November. It is a message that has also been... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Ill Congo opposition leader faces mercenary chargescourt several times on the allegations following his announcement he would run
Ill Congo opposition leader faces mercenary charges
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 days ago
court several times on the allegations following his announcement he would run against longtime incumbent President Joseph Kabila. Katumbi, a former governor and longtime president of the TP Mazembe soccer team, has been hospitalized because of an... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Ill Congo opposition leader faces mercenary chargescourt several times on the allegations following his announcement he would run
Ill Congo opposition leader faces mercenary charges
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 days ago
court several times on the allegations following his announcement he would run against longtime incumbent President Joseph Kabila. Katumbi, a former governor and longtime president of the TP Mazembe soccer team, has been hospitalized because of an... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Congo opposition leader to face mercenary chargesthe allegations. Katumbi has announced his intent to run in November elections
Congo opposition leader to face mercenary charges
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
the allegations. Katumbi has announced his intent to run in November elections against longtime incumbent President Joseph Kabila. The president's critics fear he will delay the vote in a bid to stay in power. Jean-Joseph Mukendi Wa Mulumba, one... Read more
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Rappler
DR Congo president's rival charged with hiring mercenariesJoseph Kabila, President of the Democratic Republic of Congo, speaks at the Ope
DR Congo president's rival charged with hiring mercenaries
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
Joseph Kabila, President of the Democratic Republic of Congo, speaks at the Opening Ceremony of the High-Level Event for the Signature of the Paris Agreement at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, New York USA, 22 April 2016. File photo by... Read more
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CBS News
Family of American jailed in Congo pleads for his freedomout in the hope it will help set him free. Lewis has been charged as a mercena
Family of American jailed in Congo pleads for his freedom
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
out in the hope it will help set him free. Lewis has been charged as a mercenary sent to assassinate President Joseph Kabila, according to the news agency AFP. In a rare and direct statement on the case, the U.S. ambassador strongly refuted... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Congo opposition leader to face mercenary chargesthe allegations. Katumbi has announced his intent to run in November elections
Congo opposition leader to face mercenary charges
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 days ago
the allegations. Katumbi has announced his intent to run in November elections against longtime incumbent President Joseph Kabila. The president's critics fear he will delay the vote in a bid to stay in power. Jean-Joseph Mukendi Wa Mulumba, one... Read more
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