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Congo (Vol 10, 2013)
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Contents Volume 10, 2013.

With President Denis Sassou Nguesso’s second term set to expire in 2016, he prepared to engineer a constitutional revision to retain power with a veneer of legitimacy, however thin. Sassou Nguesso expected opposition to his plans from two main sources: his domestic opponents and the French government. Consequently, hi…

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Carter, Brett Logan, “Congo (Vol 10, 2013)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 04 April 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2013_COM_0025>
First published online: 2014



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