France to support DRC fight armed groups

France has announced support to the Democratic Republic of Congo to enable it tackle armed groups in the east of the country.

French president Emmanuel Macron said this when he met Congolese president Felix Tshisekedi for talks at the Elysee Palace on Tuesday.

"We signed the second agreement on the subject of support for development and peace. France is investing 65 million euros to assist with the President's work towards modernisation and development. We've spoken together at length. Firstly…

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