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29th Aug 2016

Investigation

Investigative Report: Congo

  • Once plundered by Belgium's King Leopold II, Congo's colonial history has cast a long shadow over its modern-day existence (Photo: EUobserver)

Congo is the country that benefits most from EU's development assistance. What is the country doing with the money, what are its most pressing problems and what lies ahead after November's general elections? EUobserver's Andrew Willis reports from the ground.

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