n Conflict Trends - MONUC and post-electoral challenges in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Volume 2007, Issue 4
  • ISSN : 1561-9818


This quote depicts the nature of the challenges faced by the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) today. In its current post-electoral period, the DRC faces a contradictory and uncertain future. On the one hand, there are reasons for optimism, as the country was able to hold free elections in 2006 - an accomplishment that many would find difficult, due to the constant changes in the country's political and social environment and frequent postponement of the ballots. On the other hand, even with the presence of an elected government, the situation remains volatile in many regions of the country, especially in the east.

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