Body of Etienne Tshisekedi returns to Congo two years after death

FILE PHOTO: Congolese opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi addresses a political rally in the Democratic Republic of Congo's capital Kinshasa, July 31, 2016. REUTERS/Kenny Katombe/File Photo

KINSHASA (Reuters) – The body of Congo’s longstanding opposition figurehead and statesman Etienne Tshisekedi arrived home on Thursday to a packed and emotional welcome after a two-year wait in a Belgian morgue because of a ban on his return. Thousands of people came to the airport in Kinshasa, the capital, to sing and chant as […]

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