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DR Congo arrests opposition leader
Jean-Bertrand Ewanga arrested a day after he took part in a rally to oppose extension of presidential terms.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2014 16:48 GMT
Belarus ballot box boycott divides opposition
Opposition parties in Belarus were split over whether to participate in Sunday's parliamentary elections.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2012 13:50 GMT
DR Congo opposition makes election gains
Joseph Kabila's ruling party holds parliamentary majority but loses 40 per cent of seats in results from November vote.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2012 12:09 GMT
Calls for calm over disputed DR Congo election
Electoral commission and UN urge restraint as opposition rejects results giving Kabila victory in presidential poll.
Last updated: 10 Dec 2011 14:31 GMT
Explainer: The DRC elections
DR Congo gears up for only its second national election since the end of the civil war in 2002
Last updated: 10 Dec 2011 13:05 GMT
DR Congo delays release of vote results
Postponement until at least Thursday comes amid fears of unrest in Kinshasa over outcome of presidential vote.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2011 08:38 GMT
Kinshasa tense ahead of DRC vote result
Fears of unrest in capital over presidential vote, amid claims of irregularities and concern results will be delayed.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2011 17:45 GMT
DR Congo 'to use army in event of poll chaos'
Senior member of government says army will be deployed if street protests against election result become "too chaotic".
Last updated: 06 Dec 2011 03:46 GMT
Kinshasa tense as DRC awaits vote results
Partial results put incumbent Kabila ahead in presidential elections but fears of violence prompt some to leave capital.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2011 16:34 GMT
DR Congo opposition rejects early results
Opposition parties tell incumbent president that early results are 'null and void'.
Last updated: 04 Dec 2011 14:17 GMT
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