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DRC Capital Quiet During Anti-government Strike

The streets of the Kinshasa were quiet Wednesday after the opposition called for a general strike.  The main opposition coalition in the Democratic Republic of Congo is protesting a deal signed earlier this week between President Joseph Kabila and a smaller opposition platform that would postpone elections by nearly two years and leave Kabila in office in the interim. Kinshasa experienced a so-called "dead city day" for the third time this year.  It is similar to a...

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