Congo, Democratic Republic of the Transnational Issues 2001
SOURCE: 2001 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK
Disputes - international: the Democratic Republic of the Congo is in the grip of a civil war that has drawn in military forces from neighboring states, with Uganda and Rwanda supporting the rebel movements that occupy much of the eastern portion of the state; most of the Congo river boundary with the Republic of the Congo is indefinite (no agreement has been reached on the division of the river or its islands, except in the Pool Malebo/Stanley Pool area)
illicit producer of cannabis, mostly for domestic consumption
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