Tense DR Congo faces national strike over election row

Monday August 22 2016

An opposition supporter holds up a sign reading

An opposition supporter holds up a sign reading "Long live the opposition" during a rally organised by political opposition parties in Kinshasa on July 31, 2016. The tense DR Congo faces a nationwide shutdown Tuesday after the country's main opposition alliance refused to join talks with President Joseph Kabila's government in a stormy row over delayed presidential elections. AFP PHOTO 

By AFP

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