Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Noun1.Democratic Republic of the Congo - a republic in central AfricaDemocratic Republic of the Congo - a republic in central Africa; achieved independence from Belgium in 1960
Goma - a city in eastern Congo at the northern end of Lake Kivu near the border with Rwanda
Kananga, Luluabourg - a city in southwestern Congo; former name (until 1966) was Luluabourg
Kinshasa, Leopoldville - the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo on the Congo river opposite Brazzaville
Elisabethville, Lubumbashi - a city in southeastern Congo near the border with Zambia; a copper mining center; former name (until 1966) was Elisabethville
Nyamuragira - an active volcano in eastern Congo
Nyiragongo - an active volcano in eastern Congo
Africa - the second largest continent; located to the south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean
Congo River, Zaire River, Congo - a major African river (one of the world's longest); flows through Congo into the South Atlantic
Kasai, Kasai River, River Kasai - a river of southwestern Africa that rises in central Angola and flows east and then north (forming part of the border between Angola and Congo) and continuing northwest through Congo to empty into the Congo River on the border between Congo and Republic of the Congo
Kivu, Lake Kivu - a lake in the mountains of central Africa between Congo and Rwanda
Lake Edward - a lake in the Great Rift Valley between Congo and Uganda
Chiluba, Luba - a member of a Bantu people in southeastern Congo
Congolese - a native or inhabitant of the Republic of the Congo
Zairean, Zairese - a native or inhabitant of Zaire
Translations
Demokratische Republik Kongo
République démocratique du Congo
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mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in which one Pakistani peacekeeper was killed and another injured.
The UN's website also published a statement issued by the spokesperson for the secretary-general on the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Stephane Dujarric.
Egypt defeated Angola 25-20 on Sunday before defeating the Democratic Republic of the Congo 36-27 on Monday.
The members of the Security Council met on 9 January 2018 to discuss the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and activities of the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO).
It was the bloodiest attack to date on the UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO), the UN force deployed in the DRC since November 1999.
Most recently, we have appeals for Bangladesh for Rohingya refugees, for the Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and urgent needs from South Sudanese refugees flowing into Uganda.
In a statement, the foreign ministry of the Arab Republic of Egypt confirmed the stance of the Egyptian government and people by the side of Tanzania and Democratic Congo, lauding the efforts of the peace-keeping mission force in achieving security and stability in the Democratic Republic of The Congo.
Summary: Kinshasa [Congo], December 8 (ANI): At least 14 peacekeepers have been killed and 53 wounded in an attack on the United Nations (UN) base in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
On our own, we couldn't have done it," says Jean-Pierre Kabaso, chief of the village located 40 kilometres south of Lubumbashi, the capital of Haut-Katanga province in the southeast of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
A yellow fever outbreak in Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo seems to be on the decline, the World Health Organization reported in August.
Dujarric said 29 allegations have been reported in the Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) and seven in the Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO).
which holds Freeport's indirect 56% interest in the Tenke Fungurume copper-cobalt mine located in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, CMOC said.

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