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    Congo, Democratic Republic of the Transnational Issues - 2002
    http://www.greekorthodoxchurch.org/wfb2002/congo_democratic_republic_of_the/congo_democratic_republic_of_the_issues.html
    SOURCE: 2002 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Disputes - international 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; Tutsi, Hutu, and other conflicting ethnic groups, political rebels, and various government forces continue fighting in Great Lakes region, transcending the boundaries of Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, and Uganda; 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 drugs illicit producer of cannabis, mostly for domestic consumption illicit producer of cannabis, mostly for domestic consumption

      NOTE: The information regarding Congo, Democratic Republic of the on this page is re-published from the 2002 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Congo, Democratic Republic of the Transnational Issues 2002 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Congo, Democratic Republic of the Transnational Issues 2002 should be addressed to the CIA.

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