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Congo (Vol 9, 2012)
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Contents Volume 9, 2012.

The year in Congo was marked by a combination of tragedy and political intrigue. In March, a munitions depot exploded in the heart of Brazzaville, killing hundreds of Congolese citizens and displacing at least 15,000. The government pressed forward with parliamentary elections scheduled for July, which President D…

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Carter, Brett L., “Congo (Vol 9, 2012)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 30 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2012_COM_0025>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004255999, ISSN: 1871-2525



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