Congo's leader promises election but doesn't say when

April 5, 2017 1:45 PM

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KINSHASA, Congo – Congo's president says long-delayed elections will take place but doesn't say when, and he promises to appoint a prime minister within 48 hours.

President Joseph Kabila spoke Wednesday to parliament as concerns grow over the implementation of a political deal to hold elections — without Kabila — by the end of the year.

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