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Canberra Times
Australia elected to UN human rights council as criticisms surround Congo electionbest" to face the scrutiny of membership. The DRC - beset by renewed political
Canberra Times / Posted 23 hours ago
best" to face the scrutiny of membership. The DRC - beset by renewed political and militia violence since President Joseph Kabila refused to step down in December - won 151 votes from the 193-member General Assembly in New York. "Political... Read more
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Swissinfo
Congo elected to U.N. rights council; Britain, U.S. unhappyit still needed majority support. The country - beset by renewed political and
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
it still needed majority support. The country - beset by renewed political and militia violence since President Joseph Kabila refused to step down in December - won 151 votes. "Political repression, civilian attacks, mass graves. What happened... Read more
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FOX News
Congo bank helped Hezbollah-linked company avoid US sanctions, report saysred flags about several transactions in 2011 at BGFIBank DRC, a bank operated b
FOX News / Posted yesterday
red flags about several transactions in 2011 at BGFIBank DRC, a bank operated by the brother of Congo President Joseph Kabila. The Sentry alleges that the transactions involved companies with links to Kassim Tajideen — a Lebanese-Belgian... Read more
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FOX News
Congo bank helped Hezbollah-linked company avoid US sanctions, report saysred flags about several transactions in 2011 at BGFIBank DRC, a bank operated b
FOX News / Posted yesterday
red flags about several transactions in 2011 at BGFIBank DRC, a bank operated by the brother of Congo President Joseph Kabila. The Sentry alleges that the transactions involved companies with links to Kassim Tajideen — a Lebanese-Belgian... Read more
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EuroNews
Congo elected to U.N. rights council; Britain, U.S. unhappyit still needed majority support. The country – beset by renewed political and
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
it still needed majority support. The country – beset by renewed political and militia violence since President Joseph Kabila refused to step down in December – won 151 votes. “Political repression, civilian attacks, mass graves. What happened... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australia elected to UNHCR as criticisms surround Congo electionIsland. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen The country - beset by renewed political and
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Island. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen The country - beset by renewed political and militia violence since President Joseph Kabila refused to step down in December - won 151 votes from the 193-member General Assembly in New York. "Political... Read more
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The Age
Australia elected to UNHCR as criticisms surround Congo electionIsland. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen The country - beset by renewed political and
The Age / Posted yesterday
Island. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen The country - beset by renewed political and militia violence since President Joseph Kabila refused to step down in December - won 151 votes from the 193-member General Assembly in New York. "Political... Read more
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Reuters
Congo elected to U.N. rights council; Britain, U.S. unhappyit still needed majority support. The country - beset by renewed political and
Reuters / Posted yesterday
it still needed majority support. The country - beset by renewed political and militia violence since President Joseph Kabila refused to step down in December - won 151 votes. “Political repression, civilian attacks, mass graves. What happened... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Twitter slates Nigeria's decision to honour Zuma with statuehave made a difference in the development of their communities. President Zuma
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
have made a difference in the development of their communities. President Zuma held discussions with DRC President Joseph Kabila Kabange on Sunday on the issues of peace and security. He visited the country as the chairperson of SADC to assist... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Arrives in Kinshasa for Working Visitchairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), the President
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), the President will hold discussions with President Joseph Kabila Kabange on the issues of peace and security in the Great Lakes region, particularly the situation in the DRC. SADC is... Read more
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iafrica.com
Zuma immortalised in Nigeria in bronzewho have made a difference in the development of their communities. President
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
who have made a difference in the development of their communities. President Zuma held discussions with President Joseph Kabila Kabange on Sunday on the issues of peace and security in the DRC. He visited the country as the chairperson of SADC... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Zuma Talks Peace, Security in the DRCJacob Zuma is in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) where he is expecte
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Jacob Zuma is in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) where he is expected to hold discussions with President Joseph Kabila Kabange regarding peace and security in the Great Lakes region, particularly the situation in the DRC. The President,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Nigeria honours Zuma with giant statue in Imo Statewho have made a difference in the development of their communities. President
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
who have made a difference in the development of their communities. President Zuma held discussions with President Joseph Kabila Kabange on Sunday on the issues of peace and security in the DRC. He visited the country as the chairperson of SADC... Read more
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Gulf News
DR Congo authorities meet but still no election timetablesupposed to occur this year under a transitional deal aimed at avoiding fresh p
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
supposed to occur this year under a transitional deal aimed at avoiding fresh political bloodshed after President Joseph Kabila refused to step down when his second and final term ended in December 2016.A new timetable for the election will not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Kabila is Using Delaying Tactics'DR Congo's President Joseph Kabila seems intent on clinging to power any way he
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
DR Congo's President Joseph Kabila seems intent on clinging to power any way he can. DW spoke to political scientist, Dr Phil Clark, about what we can expect next in the DR Congo. DRC Electoral commission says the long-delayed elections in the... Read more
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DW
UN: 2017 may be record year for attacks on schools |schools in Congo between April and June, mostly in its southern Kasai region, t
DW / Posted 3 days ago
schools in Congo between April and June, mostly in its southern Kasai region, the scene of dissent against President Joseph Kabila. "It will take years, if not decades, before this region and its children recover from the lost educational... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DR Congo Unfit to Serve On Rights Bodyof international experts to investigate alleged human rights violations and abu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
of international experts to investigate alleged human rights violations and abuses in the Kasai region. President Joseph Kabila has used repression, violence, and corruption to delay elections and maintain his hold on power, despite the end of... Read more
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DW
DR Congo: 'Kabila is using delaying tactics' |Electoral commission says the long-delayed elections in the Democratic Republic
DW / Posted 4 days ago
Electoral commission says the long-delayed elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to replace President Joseph Kabila cannot take place until at least April 2019. It is the third time the polls are being postponed. The elections were... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PNP relieved from drug war ops to satisfy ‘bleeding hearts,’ media – Duterteyou,” Duterte said in a speech in Malacañang. “So kung ang PDEA konti lang ang
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
you,” Duterte said in a speech in Malacañang. “So kung ang PDEA konti lang ang patay o ‘di konti lang rin mamatay doon sa kabila. Isa lang. Wounded-in-action, dalawa. This is better or ‘betterer,’ do you say?” he added. ADVERTISEMENT The... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Kabila delays elections untill 2019were due this year under a transitional deal aimed at avoiding fresh political
New Zimbabwe / Posted 5 days ago
were due this year under a transitional deal aimed at avoiding fresh political bloodshed after President Joseph Kabila refused to step down when his second mandate ended in December. But the Independent National Electoral Commission... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Undertakes State Visit to Democratic Republic of Congo, 15 Octof the Southern African Development Community (SADC). The President will hold
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
of the Southern African Development Community (SADC). The President will hold discussions with President Joseph Kabila Kabange on the issues of peace and security in the Great Lakes region, particularly the situation in the DRC. SADC is... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission saysa top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately called the
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
a top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately called the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. There had been indications the election would be pushed back to 2018, but the new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Postponed Congo Presidential Vote Now Delayed to 2019Congo's opposition agreed in December to postpone the presidential election unt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Congo's opposition agreed in December to postpone the presidential election until the end of 2017. But President Joseph Kabila's electoral commission has delayed it again. A presidential election that had been postponed until the end of 2017 cannot... Read more
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Boston Globe
Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission saysa top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately called the
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
a top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately called the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. There had been indications the election would be pushed back to 2018, but the new... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission saysa top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately called the
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
a top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately called the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. There had been indications the election would be pushed back to 2018, but the new... Read more
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DW
Postponed Congo presidential vote further delayed until 2019 |2018 and that officials would then need 504 days to prepare the presidential vo
DW / Posted 5 days ago
2018 and that officials would then need 504 days to prepare the presidential vote. Delay after delay President Joseph Kabila, who has been in power since the 2001 assignation of his father Laurent Kabila, had made a deal with opposition... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission saysa top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately called the
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
a top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately called the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. There had been indications the election would be pushed back to 2018, but the new... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission saysa top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately called the
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
a top election official said Wednesday. The opposition immediately called the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. There had been indications the election would be pushed back to 2018, but the new... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Congo vote delayed until 2019 electoral commission saysan agreement that it would take place this year. The opposition calls the move
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 6 days ago
an agreement that it would take place this year. The opposition calls the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. Kabila's mandate ended in December, but a court has ruled that he can stay in office... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission saysan agreement that it would take place this year. The opposition calls the move
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
an agreement that it would take place this year. The opposition calls the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. Kabila's mandate ended in December, but a court has ruled that he can stay in office... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission saysan agreement that it would take place this year. The opposition calls the move
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
an agreement that it would take place this year. The opposition calls the move a power grab, accusing President Joseph Kabila of seeking to extend his rule. Kabila's mandate ended in December, but a court has ruled that he can stay in office... Read more
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Reuters
No Congo election until mid-2019, vote commission says, angering oppositionKINSHASA (Reuters) - An election to replace Congolese President Joseph Kabila c
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
KINSHASA (Reuters) - An election to replace Congolese President Joseph Kabila cannot take place before April 2019, the electoral commission said, a delay that the opposition said would cause an impatient population to “take matters into its own... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Pyongyang loses friends in Africaliberation movement leader Samora Machel stands on a marble base. In Kinshasa,
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
liberation movement leader Samora Machel stands on a marble base. In Kinshasa, the capital of DR Congo, a statue of Laurent Kabila, the father of incumbent President Joseph Kabila, stands tall pointing his finger to the heavens of progress. In 2008,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
No Congo election until mid-2019, says electoral commissionKINSHASA: A long-delayed election in Democratic Republic of Congo to replace Pr
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
KINSHASA: A long-delayed election in Democratic Republic of Congo to replace President Joseph Kabila cannot take place until at least April 2019, the electoral commission said, a schedule certain to enrage opponents who say Kabila is clinging to... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
US and EU Should Expand DR Congo Targeted SanctionsDR Congo Targeted Sanctions The United States and European Union should expand
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 7 days ago
DR Congo Targeted Sanctions The United States and European Union should expand targeted sanctions on President Joseph Kabila’s family members and financial associates benefiting from unlawful activity in the Democratic Republic of Congo, seven... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DR Congo - U.S., EU Should Expand Targeted SanctionsBrussels — The United States and European Union should expand targeted sanction
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Brussels — The United States and European Union should expand targeted sanctions on President Joseph Kabila's family members and financial associates benefitting from unlawful activity in the Democratic Republic of Congo, seven international and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Woman is executed by rebel group in the Democratic Republic of CongoNsapu was killed by the Congolese army in August 2016. Nsapu had rebelled agai
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Nsapu was killed by the Congolese army in August 2016. Nsapu had rebelled against the authority of President Joseph Kabila's regime in Kinshasa and its local representatives. The killing sparked violence that has escalated, including gross... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Civilians, Peacekeepers Killed in Rising DRC Militancyto investigate the incidents and bring the perpetrators to justice. The beleagu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
to investigate the incidents and bring the perpetrators to justice. The beleaguered government of President Joseph Kabila faced legitimacy questions after he stayed in power despite the lapse of his term late 2016. He is also facing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Blazing DR Congo Conflicts Threaten Entire Continentarrival of Congolese refugees. DRC is characerised by multifaceted conflict, wh
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
arrival of Congolese refugees. DRC is characerised by multifaceted conflict, which has escalated since President Joseph Kabila prolonged his stay in power despite the lapse of his term in 2016. About 3,5 million people are displaced, making DRC... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Congo poised to see election pushed back to late 2018Republic of Congo's electoral commission is expected to announce in the coming
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
Republic of Congo's electoral commission is expected to announce in the coming days that a vote to replace President Joseph Kabila cannot take place until the end of 2018 at the earliest, people familiar with the process said. If confirmed, the... Read more
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EuroNews
Congo poised to see election pushed back to late 2018Republic of Congo’s electoral commission is expected to announce in the coming
EuroNews / Posted 11 days ago
Republic of Congo’s electoral commission is expected to announce in the coming days that a vote to replace President Joseph Kabila cannot take place until the end of 2018 at the earliest, people familiar with the process said. If confirmed, the... Read more
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Reuters
Congo poised to see election pushed back to late 2018Republic of Congo’s electoral commission is expected to announce in the coming
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
Republic of Congo’s electoral commission is expected to announce in the coming days that a vote to replace President Joseph Kabila cannot take place until the end of 2018 at the earliest, people familiar with the process said. If confirmed, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Small-Scale Cross-Border Traders Call on DRC to Enforce Better Tax Regimeinitiated mid this year and is proceeding. In August last year, President Paul
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
initiated mid this year and is proceeding. In August last year, President Paul Kagame and his Congolese counterpart Joseph Kabila met in Rubavu and agreed to strengthen cooperation in cross-border trade, among others. The Rubavu border ranks as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Burundi Refugees Stranded in Raging Congolese Combatspokesperson said. DRC is characterised by militancy, which has escalated since
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
spokesperson said. DRC is characterised by militancy, which has escalated since the failure by President Joespeh Kabila to cede power at the end of his mandate late 2016. Some 2 million people are displaced while thousands have fled... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Burundi's Newest, Biggest Rebel Groupsupplies across Lake Tanganyika. This suggests a level of collaboration with th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
supplies across Lake Tanganyika. This suggests a level of collaboration with the Congolese military and President Joseph Kabila, who the Congolese opposition accuse of fomenting insecurity in order to excuse further delaying elections. The Group... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
UN says election in Congo key to ending political crisisin the report to the U.N. Security Council that Congo risks "sliding back into
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 14 days ago
in the report to the U.N. Security Council that Congo risks "sliding back into conflict." But he says President Joseph Kabila also has a "historic opportunity to cement his legacy" as the first Congo president to hand power to an elected... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Congo warlord seeks to unite rebel factions in anti-Kabila alliance UN peacekeepers helped beat them back with heavy machineguns after some gover
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 days ago
UN peacekeepers helped beat them back with heavy machineguns after some government troops fled, with UN helicopters sinking several rebel boats. Villagers flee their homes in Sake,... Read more
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Reuters
Eastern Congo rebels aim to march on Kinshasasaid on Friday that his movement intended to march across the country to the ca
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
said on Friday that his movement intended to march across the country to the capital Kinshasa to depose President Joseph Kabila, who refused to quit power at the end of his mandate last year. Led by self-proclaimed ‘general’ William Yakutumba,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DRC Cholera Death Toll Surges to 500The cholera outbreak is the latest crisis to torment the country of 80 million
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
The cholera outbreak is the latest crisis to torment the country of 80 million people. There has been rising militancy coinciding with protests calling for the resignation of President Joseph Kabila, whose term expired in in December 2016. - CAJ... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DRC Launches Principles for Global Action to Tackle Stigma Associated with Sexual Violence with UN, UK Partnersthe Personal Representative on Sexual Violence and Child Recruitment, at gladys
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
the Personal Representative on Sexual Violence and Child Recruitment, at gladysml2001@yahoo.fr. In 2014, President Joseph Kabila appointed Jeanine Mabunda to serve as Personal Representative in Charge of the Fight against Sexual Violence and Child... Read more
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