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BRUSSELS | EU prolongs sanctions against Congo ruling party candidate

BRUSSELS — The European Union on Monday prolonged sanctions against Congolese President Joseph Kabila’s chosen successor just two weeks before a historic election in the resource-rich Central African country. EU headquarters said that travel bans and asset freezes will be renewed for a year against Congo’s ruling party candidate Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary and 13 other … Continue reading BRUSSELS | EU prolongs sanctions against Congo ruling party candidate

BRUSSELS | EU set to prolong sanctions against Congo election candidate

BRUSSELS — The European Union is set next week to prolong sanctions against Congolese President Joseph Kabila’s chosen successor just two weeks before a historic election in the resource-rich Central African country. EU officials confirmed Friday that travel bans and asset freezes will be renewed against Congo’s ruling party candidate Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary and 15 … Continue reading BRUSSELS | EU set to prolong sanctions against Congo election candidate