Democratic Republic of Congo: Transitional Process and U.N. Mission

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The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is expected to hold local and national elections in mid-2005, as called for in the 2002 South African-sponsored Pretoria Agreement. The Transitional Government faces daunting challenges. The eastern part of the country is marred by insecurity and instability due to factional fighting and the presence of the Interhamwe, the group responsible for the 1994 Rwandan genocide.

Creator(s): Dagne, Theodore S.
Location(s): Democratic Republic of the Congo
Creation Date: March 22, 2005
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Dagne, Theodore S.

Specialist in African Affairs; Foreign Affairs, Defense, and Trade Division

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: March 22, 2005
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Democratic Republic of the Congo
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The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is expected to hold local and national elections in mid-2005, as called for in the 2002 South African-sponsored Pretoria Agreement. The Transitional Government faces daunting challenges. The eastern part of the country is marred by insecurity and instability due to factional fighting and the presence of the Interhamwe, the group responsible for the 1994 Rwandan genocide.

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6 pages.

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