Latest update: 25/01/2010
- coups - DR Congo - Joseph Kabila - justice
The haunted history of DR Congo
Nine years after, the killing of former President Laurent Desire Kabila is coming back to haunt the Democratic Republic of Congo. More than 50 of his former allies were sentenced for taking part in the plot to kill Kabila Senior and a coup d'etat, they're now serving long-term sentences.
The assassination is still mired in mystery and there's pressure on the current president -Laurent Kabila's son- to re-open the investigation...