Two killed and three injured during a political demonstration in the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo 

The march against the Kabila government was convened by the catholic churches to demand respect for the political agreement signed on Dec. 31, 2016. Police fired on protesters, according to the witness who required anonymity. Says Xinhua news.According to reports two people have been killed while 3 (three) injured.

Below is a video of the demonstration


The Democraric Republic of Congo has been going through an unprecedented political crisis since the end of the term of its current President Joseph Kabila. The Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI) has published an electoral calendar that sets the presidential elections in December 2018.Church groups have become the main opposing force to Kabila as political opposition parties have been hobbled by infighting or seen their leaders forced into exile.

Sources: XHnews , euro news
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