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For Land and Natural Resources We Still Struggle After Fifty years Of Independence

29 Jun

Congo

Congo celebrates fifty years of Independence from colonial rule.

Fabulous minerals. Magnificent music. Great cuisine. A landscape that stretches from lush rain forest to Swiss-looking mountains. And a people still mired in violence and misery a half century after independence from Belgium.

Congo, brutalized under Belgian colonizer, still suffering 50 years after independence
Belgium revisits the scene of its colonial shame
The Conversation: Congo and Your Computer

50 years of independence see no improvement in difficulties for media

DRC still land of killing, rape and abduction after 50 years

“There Is Almost Total Impunity for Rape in Congo”

More Books
The Congo Wars: Conflict, Myth and Reality
Africa’s World War: Congo, the Rwandan Genocide, and the Making of a Continental Catastrophe
The Dynamics of Violence in Central Africa (National and Ethnic Conflict in the 21st Century

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