The panelists will provide an update on recent events in the Democratic Republic of the Congo as the country struggles with increasing violence and political, ethnic, and regional conflicts.
CFR Special Report, Congo: Securing Peace, Sustaining Progress by Anthony W. Gambino
Ending Eastern Congo's Misery by John Campbell
The Trouble with Congo by Séverine Autesserre
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