Still waiting for Congo
July 31, 2013 | http://www.post-gazette.com/
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By Dan Simpson / Pittsburgh Post-GazetteIn general I try to stay away from matters regarding the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), even though I spent seven years of my life there with the Department of State.
My reasons are the same as those of most American governments since the end of the Cold War: The Congo's problems are too immense.