‘Congo fatigue’ seen in US policy

Monday December 26 2011

DRC President Joseph Kabila reviews troops in Kinshasa on December 20, 2011 at his swearing-in ceremony. The US hesitancy to reject the election outcome, despite independent monitors’ conclusion that the results cannot be considered valid, is seen by analysts as a sign of ‘Congo fatigue’.  Picture: AFP

DRC President Joseph Kabila reviews troops in Kinshasa on December 20, 2011 at his swearing-in ceremony. The US hesitancy to reject the election outcome, despite independent monitors’ conclusion that the results cannot be considered valid, is seen by analysts as a sign of ‘Congo fatigue’. Picture: AFP 

By KEVIN KELLEY

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