East & Central Africa

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Political Risk Analysis - Another Missed Election: Key Scenarios - JUNE 2017

Despite the increasing likelihood that a presidential election will not go ahead in the Democratic Republic of Congo in 2017, President Kabila will not be successful in holding onto office long into 2018. UN and donor support for his administration would likely be removed, leaving little options for the incumbent president but to step down. However, given the country's violent history, risks...

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