From Bullets to Ballots: The Next Battle for Congo’s Future

Flying into Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, in the early days of 2015, foreign diplomats could be excused for being disoriented. The news in the international press was focused on an impending offensive against Rwandan rebels in the east of the country, an area to which the United Nations peacekeeping mission––the largest in the world––had just relocated most of its troops and staff.

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Mar 02, 2015
Jason Stearns
United Nations
Peace and Security
Sub-Saharan Africa