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2 police, 2 civilians killed in DR Congo vote result protest

AFP  |  Kikwit 

Two police and two civilians were killed in the western DR city of Kikwit Thursday when police intervened to end protests over the outcome of presidential elections, security forces said.

"In the operation to restore public order today in Kikwit, two policemen and two civilian were killed. We also recorded 10 wounded," told AFP. Kikwit is a stronghold of opposition candidate Martin Fayulu, who was declared runner-up in the elections.

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First Published: Thu, January 10 2019. 19:25 IST
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