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KINSHASA, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO MAY 1: An unidentified family relaxes at the shore of the Congo River on May 1, 2006 in Mbudi Nature Site, outside Kinshasa, Congo, DRC. The site is a popular place for weekend picnics for Kinshasa?s upper class. Kinshasa, a city of about eight million people is battling with bad infrastructure and no public transport. Congo, DRC is in ruins after forty years of mismanagement by the corrupt dictator and former president Mobuto Sese Seko. He fled the country in 1997 and a civil war started. The country is planning to hold general elections by July 2006, the first democratic elections in forty years..(Photo by Per-Anders Pettersson/Getty Images)...
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