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DR Congo: priests arrested in crackdown on Church-backed protests

January 03, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: The Democratic Republic of the Congo, a nation of 83 million, is 50% Catholic. The nation’s president, Joseph Kabila, has governed beyond his constitutional term limit, and the hierarchy has repeatedly called for new elections.

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