DR Congo to vote on Sunday amid concerns over human rights abuses

Activists fear December 30 polling can't be fair and accuse government of oppressing political opponents and protesters.

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    The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) heads to the polls on Sunday after a two-year delay and a postponement by a week.

    Amid reports of the death of protesters during campaign rallies, rights groups fear the election cannot be fair and accuse the government of oppressing the political opposition.

     

    Al Jazeera's Malcolm Webb reports from the capital, Kinshasa.


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