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Posted: December 31, 2013 at 3:47 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “On five separate occasions, the government has attacked me, to try to kill me. … We are living in a real jungle here in Congo, and the international community cannot allow this to go on.” Joseph Mukunguila, a 66-year-old pastor known as “The Prophet,” whose followers attacked the state television station, the airport and the main military base in Congo’s capital, Kinshasa, on Monday before being repelled by the country’s military

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