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Congo (Vol 13, 2016)
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Contents Volume 13, 2016.

On 20 March, citizens in the Republic of Congo were called to the polls to elect a new president. Few participated, for no one believed the election would be free and fair. President Denis Sassou Nguesso’s government announced his ‘victory’ in the early hours of 24 March, when it calculated that most citizens in Brazz…

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Carter, Brett L., “Congo (Vol 13, 2016)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 28 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2016_COM_0024>
First published online: 2017



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