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  1. . . . . And now they are fourRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Vanguard

    ... this report, only two of the four quarter final matches had been played, the explosive encounters in Bata where RD Congo came from two goals down to beat Congo 4-2 and the ill tempered confrontation that saw the host Equatorial Guinea continue their ...

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  2. Now Available: Congo Brazzaville Oil & Gas Report Q1 2015Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    2015-02-01 21:10:48 - Recently published research from Business Monitor International, "Congo Brazzaville Oil & Gas Report Q1 2015", is now available at Fast Market Research BMI has revised our oil production forecasts for the Congo Brazzaville ...

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  3. Tunisia fume in wake of contentious penalty decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | West Australian

    ... contest it?? The hosts will point to a goal they had wrongly ruled out against them in their opening match against Congo Brazzaville as evidence that things have not always been made easy for them at this Cup of Nations. And legendary former ...

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  4. Tunisia/Equatorial Guinea: Equatorial Guinea Stun Tunisia to Reach SemisRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... Guinea is a semi-final with Ghana or Guinea in capital Malabo next Thursday.Earlier, the Democratic Republic of Congo staged a stunning comeback in the first match of a Bata double-header to defeat Congo Brazzaville 4-2 and secure a last-four ...

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  5. Congo-Kinshasa/Congo-Brazzaville: DR Congo Come From Behind to Win Classic TieRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The leading scorer at Afcon 2015, Thievy Bifouma of Congo-Brazzaville put his side ahead at 2-0, but the Democratic Republic of Congo roared back with four goals in 26 minutes. DR Congo ended the fairytale run of neighbours Congo Brazzaville on Saturday when they came from behind to win 4-2 and qualify for the semi-finals of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.

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  6. AFCON: Drama and controversy as hosts, DR Congo advanceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | New Vision

    Hosts Equatorial Guinea and the Democratic Republic of Congo reached the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals on Saturday after a dramatic and controversial Bata double-header. Former Real Madrid winger Javier Balboa scored from a dubiously awarded penalty and a free-kick as the home nation stunned Tunisia 2-1 after extra time in the main attraction at a packed 35,000-seat stadium.

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  7. UN chief backs regional African force to fight Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    ... changes and legal loopholes should never be used to cling to power." Countries including Benin, Burundi, Congo-Brazzaville and Rwanda are all reportedly considering changes to allow their leaders a third term. The summit has includes closed-door ...

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  8. UN support for Congo drive against rebels in doubtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Nation

    United Nations support for a planned military operation against Rwandan rebels in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo could be in doubt because Congo named a general accused of rights abuses to head the offensive, diplomats and officials said on Friday. General Bruno Mandevu was appointed to head a Congolese army operation against the Democratic Forces for the FDLR.

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  9. Runners raise $35K for gorilla conservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... veterinary services to highly endangered Mountain Gorillas in Uganda, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. "It's quite a sight to see close to almost 1,000 humans dressed as gorillas running in their gorilla costumes," said Frank ...

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  10. Equatorial Guinea stun Tunisia to reach semisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Yahoo!

    ... Guinea is a semi-final with Ghana or Guinea in capital Malabo next Thursday. Earlier, the Democratic Republic of Congo staged a stunning comeback in the first match of a Bata double-header to defeat Congo Brazzaville 4-2 and secure a last-four ...

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  11. DR Congo come from behind to win classic tieRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Bangkok Post

    DR Congo ended the fairytale run of neighbours Congo Brazzaville on Saturday when they came from behind to win 4-2 and qualify for the semi-finals of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations. Democratic Republic of the Congo's forward Yannick Bolasie vies with Congo's defender Boris Moubio Ngonga during their 2015 African Cup of Nations quarter final football match in Bata, on January 31, 2015 Congo, who were only reinstated in the qualifying tournament of this competition after Rwanda were disqualified for fielding an ineligible player, led this battle of the Congos 2-0 before DRC fought back to win with four goals in the last 25 minutes.

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  12. Afcon: DR Congo come from behind to win classic tieRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    DR Congo ended the fairytale run of neighbours Congo Brazzaville on Saturday when they came from behind to win 4-2 and qualify for the semi-finals of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations. Congo, who were only reinstated in the qualifying tournament of this competition after Rwanda were disqualified for fielding an ineligible player, led this battle of the Congos 2-0 before DRC fought back to win with four goals in the last 25 minutes.

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  13. Congo-Brazzaville/Congo-Kinshasa: DR Congo in Dramatic 2nd Half Afcon ComebackRead the original story

    Saturday | AllAfrica.com

    DR Congo came back from 2-0 down to grab a place in the African Nations Cup semi-finals with a 4-2 success over neighbours Congo-Brazzaville in Bata on Saturday. They looked dead and buried when they conceded twice in seven second-half minutes as Fode Dore and tournament leading scorer Thievy Bifouma netted for Congo-Brazzaville.

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  14. 2015 Africa Cup of Nations: How to watch Algeria vs. Cote d'IvoireRead the original story

    Saturday | The Brotherly Game

    ... the luck of the draw. No seriously, they drew lots . The winner of Sunday's match will go on to face the winner of the Congo - Democratic Republic of the Congo match. Time: 2:30 PM EST Venue: Nuevo Estadio de Malabo, Malabo Watch: beIN SPORTS ...

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  15. UN support for Congo campaign against Rwanda rebels in doubtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | AlertNet

    ... are giving your consent for us to set cookies. A Congolese soldier from the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo (FARDC) looks at their burning vehicle after an ambush near the village of Mazizi in North Kivu province January 2, 2014. ...

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  16. 'A clash of two countries whose fortunes are forever bound'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Yahoo!

    A Democratic Republic of the Congo fan cheers for his team during the 2015 African Cup of Nations group B football It will be a tale of two cities, and perhaps a tale of two hotels too. When Democratic Republic of the Congo and Republic of the Congo meet at Estadio de Bata in Saturday afternoon's quarter-final, it will be a clash of two countries whose fortunes are forever bound.

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  17. AFCON 2015 enters quarter finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    Equatorial Guinea fans celebrate after winning the Group A soccer match against Gabon in the African Cup of Nations in Bata Tunisia reached the last eight by topping Group 'B' with a win over Zambia and draws against Cape Verde and DR Congo while Equatorial Guinea booked their place in the last eight after finishing second in group 'A'. The match will be preceded in the Bata stadium by the quarter-final between Congo and their neighbors DR Congo.

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  18. Scourge of sexual violence in armed conflict 'far from being rooted out,' Security Council toldRead the original story

    Friday | Newkerala.com

    ... Kang said that from Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Libya, to the Central African Republic, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Nigeria, South Sudan, Sudan, Ukraine and many others, civilians caught up in armed conflict are being killed and maimed, fleeing ...

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  19. InfrasoftTech Completes One More Successful AML Implementation in GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MBendi

    ... Bahrain; Benin; Botswana; Burkina Faso; Burundi; Cameroon; Cape Verde; Central African Republic; Chad; Comoros; Congo; Cote d'Ivoire; Democratic Republic of The Congo; Djibouti; Egypt; Equatorial Guinea; Eritrea; Ethiopia; Gabon; Gambia; Ghana; ...

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  20. Exclusive: U.N. support for Congo campaign against Rwanda rebels in doubt over abusesRead the original story

    Friday | Reuters

    United Nations support for a planned military operation against Rwandan rebels in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo could be in doubt because Congo named a general accused of rights abuses to head the offensive, diplomats and officials said on Friday. General Bruno Mandevu was appointed on Sunday to head a Congolese army operation against the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda , which had been jointly planned with the U.N. peacekeeping mission in Congo .

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