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  1. Congo Republic opposition threatens to boycott legislative vote

    Thestar.com.my - World 05.27 / 21:05 thestar.com.my
    BRAZZAVILLE (Reuters) - The opposition coalition in Congo Republic said on Saturday it would boycott legislative elections in July if the government does not release detained opposition leaders and end a 'war' in the southeast of the…
  2. Congo-Kinshasa: Explainer - Six Things to Know About the DRC's Ebola Outbreak

    Allafrica.com -Health 05.27 / 10:46 allafrica.com
    [Chatham House] Michael Edelstein outlines what the global health community has learned since the last outbreak and the key elements of the current…
  3. DR Congo film about coal seller wins Cannes prize

    A documentary about the back-breaking work of a young Congolese coal seller to feed his family has won the top prize at the Cannes film festival's Critics'…
  4. Could pigs be involved in Congo's new Ebola outbreak?

    News.sciencemag.org - Science 05.26 / 17:53 news.sciencemag.org
    Scientists are investigating a possible link but stress it might be nothing but…
  5. Study finds Congo's miners often resort to hunting wildlife for food

    Phys.org -Science news 05.26 / 17:52 phys.org
    A new study by WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) has revealed how mining for valuable minerals in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is a major driving factor in the illegal hunting of great apes and other wildlife for…
  6. Study finds Congo's miners often resort to hunting wildlife for food

    Eurekalert.org - Business 05.26 / 17:17 eurekalert.org
    (Wildlife Conservation Society) A new study by WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) has revealed how mining for valuable minerals in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is a major driving factor in the illegal hunting of great apes and other wildlife for…