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Kabila agrees to go, DRC to get elections by 2018

Democratic Republic of the Congo's leader Joseph Kabila has agreed to step down and nominate an opposition PM in deal brokered by Catholic church.

Democratic Republic of the Congo's leader Joseph Kabila has agreed to step down and nominate an opposition PM in deal brokered by Catholic church.

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DRC: Sporadic gunfire in Kinshasa, UN confirms 19 deaths

There was sporadic gunfire across Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), a day after deadly clashes between the security forces and anti-government protesters.

There was sporadic gunfire across Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), a day after deadly clashes between the security forces and anti-government protesters.

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DR Congo troops retake Goma as rebels demand talks

Congolese troops have returned to Goma as the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo re-established control of the key city. Under a

Congolese troops have returned to Goma as the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo re-established control of the key city. Under a

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DR Congo government not convinced by M23 withdrawals

The rebel M23 group in the Democratic Republic of Congo has confirmed that there will be a withdrawal from Goma later this week.   The agreement to

The rebel M23 group in the Democratic Republic of Congo has confirmed that there will be a withdrawal from Goma later this week.   The agreement to

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Congo M23 rebels pull out of Goma

The leader of the M23 rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo has reportedly agreed to pull out from the eastern cities of Goma and

The leader of the M23 rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo has reportedly agreed to pull out from the eastern cities of Goma and

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Congo rebels show no signs of retreat

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s new army chief, General François Olenga, has been leading his troops against M23 rebels. He took over on

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s new army chief, General François Olenga, has been leading his troops against M23 rebels. He took over on

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UN votes for resolution on DR Congo conflict

M23 rebel forces have poured into Goma in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. There is anger that UN forces did nothing to stop the rebels

M23 rebel forces have poured into Goma in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. There is anger that UN forces did nothing to stop the rebels

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Rebels reportedly take control of Goma

Rebels have claimed control of Goma, the the main city in the resource-rich eastern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Hundreds of

Rebels have claimed control of Goma, the the main city in the resource-rich eastern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Hundreds of

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Congolese protesters in London urge Kabila to go

Scores of activists marched down central London to stage a sit-in protest across from the Downing Street and call on the British government to drop

Scores of activists marched down central London to stage a sit-in protest across from the Downing Street and call on the British government to drop

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Troops stop Tshisekedi from stadium swearing-in

The leader of the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s opposition Etienne Tshisekedi has had to settle for a makeshift swearing-in ceremony in his

The leader of the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s opposition Etienne Tshisekedi has had to settle for a makeshift swearing-in ceremony in his

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Kabila sworn in for new presidential term in DR Congo

Joseph Kabila has been sworn in for a new term as president of the Democratic Republic of Congo. The ceremony comes after elections marred by

Joseph Kabila has been sworn in for a new term as president of the Democratic Republic of Congo. The ceremony comes after elections marred by

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DR Congo Supreme Court declares Kabila winner

Joseph Kabila has been declared the official winner of the Democratic Republic of Congo’s presidential election by the country’s Supreme Court. It

Joseph Kabila has been declared the official winner of the Democratic Republic of Congo’s presidential election by the country’s Supreme Court. It

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Clashes in DR Congo after elections

A day after election authorities named incumbent president, Joseph Kabila winner of a disputed poll in the Democratic Republic of Congo, opposition

A day after election authorities named incumbent president, Joseph Kabila winner of a disputed poll in the Democratic Republic of Congo, opposition

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DRC election: two men claiming to be president

Disputed presidential election results in the Democratic Republic of Congo have lead to clashes in Brussels. Shop windows were smashed and cars set

Disputed presidential election results in the Democratic Republic of Congo have lead to clashes in Brussels. Shop windows were smashed and cars set

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Rival rejects re-election of Congo's Kabila

Two men believe they are President of the Democratic Republic of Congo. In power for a decade, Joseph Kabila has been re-elected in the war-scarred

Two men believe they are President of the Democratic Republic of Congo. In power for a decade, Joseph Kabila has been re-elected in the war-scarred

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RD Congo presidential election result delayed again

The announcement of a winner in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s presidential election has been delayed for the second time this week. The

The announcement of a winner in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s presidential election has been delayed for the second time this week. The

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Counting problems delay DRC election result

Tensions continue to run high as the Democratic Republic of Congo waits for the results of last month’s presidential election. Officials say the

Tensions continue to run high as the Democratic Republic of Congo waits for the results of last month’s presidential election. Officials say the

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DR Congo ballot marred by arson and violence

Arson attacks and deadly shootings have marred elections in DR Congo, as the country awaits the results. Hopes had been high for this second

Arson attacks and deadly shootings have marred elections in DR Congo, as the country awaits the results. Hopes had been high for this second