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News: Republic of the Congo

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Counting begins in Congo election

Monday, June 25th 2007, 4:05
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

Counting is under way in Congo's parliamentary polls, amid reports of low turn-out and administrative mistakes.
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Congo mass jail break-out

Wednesday, January 24th 2007, 14:51
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

Some 200 inmates escape from jail in the Republic of Congo - reportedly in a row over poor food.
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France to probe Congo 'massacre'

Wednesday, January 10th 2007, 18:48
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo, France France

A French probe into the disappearance of hundreds of people in the Republic of Congo is to be reopened.
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Congo activists fined for forgery

Wednesday, December 27th 2006, 15:29
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

Congo-Brazzaville sentences two anti-corruption activists, in a trial criticised as politically motivated.
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Congo burial for explorer Brazza

Tuesday, October 3rd 2006, 12:53
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo, France France
related places: Brazzaville, Pierre

The remains of Pierre de Brazza, the founder of modern day Congo, are reburied in Brazzaville.
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Final return to Congo

Saturday, September 23rd 2006, 11:00
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo
related places: Brazzaville

The remains of European explorer Pietro Di Brazza are being taken to Brazzaville.
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