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Congo Police Fire Tear Gas, Arrest Opposition Supporters

Police fired shots and tear gas to break up a crowd Saturday before a political rally by opposition leader and potential presidential candidate Moise Katumbi in Democratic Republic of Congo, an official and the opposition said. Katumbi said in a statement that police had arrested people close to him, and that others had been injured in the incident in the city of Lubumbashi. But government spokesman Lambert Mende said police intervened to disperse people who were blocking roads,...

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