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  1. National, regional, and global trends in body-mass index since 1980:...Read the original story

    Thursday | CiteULike

    ... in Nauru. Female BMI was lowest in Bangladesh (20A 5 kg/m2, 19A 8-21A 3) and male BMI in Democratic Republic of the Congo 19A 9 kg/m2 (18A 2-21A 5), with BMI less than 21A 5 kg/m2 for both sexes in a few countries in sub-Saharan Africa, and east, ...

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  2. DR Congo judge 'pressured' to convict Moise KatumbiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BBC News

    A judge in the Democratic Republic of Congo has said she was pressured by the intelligence service to convict opposition politician Moise Katumbi. Chantal Ramazani, who is now in hiding, believes the intention was to block Mr Katumbi's bid for the presidency in elections due in November.

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  3. Black Dandyism: When dressing got politicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CNN

    ... globally, from the British grime scene to Jamaica's reggae dancehalls, as well as the sartorial elegance of Congo's sapeurs. "The black dandy is someone who has a big character, who is quite flamboyant. It takes a very special person to dress up ...

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  4. Father Honore KomboRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTNH

    A Roman Catholic priest charged with stealing more than $30,000 from the Connecticut church where he served as pastor will have his criminal record wiped clean if he returns to his native Democratic Republic of the Congo. A judge has approved the Rev.

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  5. Congo-Kinshasa: Thousands Greet Opposition Leader Etienne TshisekediRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AllAfrica.com

    ... He plans to make his first public remarks at an opposition rally Sunday. The opposition in the Democratic Republic of Congo hopes Tshisekedi's return will revitalize efforts to keep President Joseph Kabila from hanging on to power beyond the end of ...

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  6. DuShow Invests in RobeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Live Design Online

    ... utilizing DuShow's BMFLs includes the Opening Ceremony of the 2015 African Games in Brazzerville, Republic of the Congo (LD Christophe Roirand for Concept K); The Francis Cabrel tour (LD Benoit Quero); the Souchon & Voulzy tour (LD Nicolas ...

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  7. Congo's bishops renew call for national dialogue to avoid chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Catholic World News

    The bishops of the Democratic Republic of the Congo have issued a statement calling for respect for the constitution, respect for human rights, and a national dialogue in order to "avoid chaos." The statement comes one month after the bishops called for a national dialogue aimed at creating a timeframe for President Joseph Kabila to leave office rather than seek an unconstitutional third term.

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  8. Vita block Mbombo's AmaZulu moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Iol.co.za

    ... using their political power to frustrate him," said the agent who previously brought the likes of Edson Minga (the Congo-Brazzaville winger) and Lelo Mbele (DRC striker) to AmaZulu. The Durban outfit are confident that they had done the deal by the ...

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  9. Thousands Greet Congolese Opposition Leader Etienne TshisekediRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Voice of America

    Congolese opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi is escorted upon arriving at the airport in the Democratic Republic of Congo's capital Kinshasa, July 27, 2016, after nearly two-year stay overseas for medical treatment. Thousands lined the streets of Kinshasa Wednesday to cheer and welcome home Congolese opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi, who spent the last two years having medical treatment in Belgium.

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  10. Opposition leader returns to Congo after 2 years awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Congo opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi, center, is greeted by supporters at the airport in Kinshasa, Congo, Wednesday, July 27, 2016.

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  11. AFC Wimbledon 2-3 Crystal Palace: Connor Wickham, Yannick Bolasie...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Daily Mail

    ... with Townsend to his right, and Kaikai left. The positional change paid dividends as Democratic Republic of the Congo star Bolasie prodded home, after drifting into the box, following good work from Ladapo in the 67th minute. It was then Ladapo's ...

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  12. South Sudan denies order to kill MacharRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    ... order further directs to ensure that troops are deployed along South Sudanese border with the Democratic Republic of Congo and to lay point ambushes against Machar and his forces, because he is heading to the neighbouring country. SPLA Spokesperson ...

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  13. NIAID begins early-stage trial of experimental vaccine for preventing yellow fever virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Medical News

    ... country of Angola. Meanwhile, another 1,798 suspected cases have been reported in the Democratic Republic of The Congo (DRC), including 85 deaths. Cases with links to Angola have also been reported in Kenya and China. More than 105 million people in ...

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  14. Congo opposition leader Tshisekedi returns to rapturous welcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | The Star Online

    Hundreds of thousands of people lined the streets of the Congolese capital Kinshasa on Wednesday to welcome home opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi after a nearly two-year stay overseas for medical treatment. Tshisekedi's return to delirious crowds flashing victory signs comes at a crucial moment in Democratic Republic of Congo, as a near-certain delay to a presidential election slated for November risks triggering violence in the chronically unstable central African nation.

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  15. The True Story of the Heroic Battle That Inspired the New Netflix Film The Siege of JadotvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Time

    ... private, part of an Irish contingent of United Nations peacekeepers deployed in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to stop the country descending into chaos. Even at a distance of 55 years, their voices crack with emotion as they recall how ...

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  16. Congo-Kinshasa: Bemba Served His Time, Now Let Him Serve His PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | AllAfrica.com

    ... his leadership is needed, argues Hank Cohen. Jean-Pierre Bemba was vice-president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) from 2003 to 2006. He is the popular political leader of the Congo's Equateur Province in the country's northwest, an ...

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  17. StumbleuponRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... includes service as a Military Observer with the United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUC) from 2002 to 2003, and with the United Nations Protection Force (UNPROFOR) from 1995 to 1996. A 28-year-old Cypriot ...

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  18. Security Council extends UN mission in Cyprus for six monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Newkerala.com

    ... with the UN includes service as a Military Observer with the UN Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUC) from 2002 to 2003, and with the UN Protection Force (UNPROFOR) from 1995 to 1996. UN Photo/Devra Berkowitz (file) ...

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  19. Congo refugee killed by Metro train entered track for reasons unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | WNED

    No foul play is expected in the death of an 18-year-old Tapestry Charter School student who was killed on a Metro Rail track at the Utica Street Station Monday night. The deceased was identified Tuesday as Kanu Kasonko, a refugee from the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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  20. Congo refugee struck and killed by Metro trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | WNED

    No foul play is expected in the death of an 18-year-old Tapestry Charter School student who was killed on the Metro Rail tracks at the Utica Street Station Monday night. The deceased was identified Tuesday as Kanu Kasonko, a refugee from the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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