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Democratic Republic of Congo clashes – in 15 seconds

There have been deadly protests in the Democratic Republic of Congo calling for President Joseph Kabila to step down next year.

They continued on Tuesday in the capital, Kinshasa, and internet connections were blocked following Monday's clashes between opposition supporters and security forces.

Demonstrators say government plans for a census are a ploy to delay elections. Mr Kabila is constitutionally barred from running for a third term.

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  • 20 Jan 2015
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