Iraq and DR Congo

Aleem Maqbool looks for the origins of a recent surge in violence in Iraq. His journey takes him to the city of Karbala, the site of an ancient battle which continues to shape events today. Meanwhile, Gabriel Gatehouse is in the eastern part of DR Congo, a part of Africa that continues to miss out on the economic benefits that are being enjoyed by its neighbours.

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