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Need for International Unity as DR Congo Awaits Electoral Results
The Democratic Republic of Congo awaits the official results of 30 December 2018 elections, amid hints that unofficial numbers show an opposition presidential candidate winning.
Conflicting tallies could spark violence.
Outside powers should stand together in urging calm and careful verification of the electoral outcome.
The Independent Electoral Commission in the Democratic Republic of Congo will likely declare results of the 30 December elections this week.
Already there are worrying signs of divisions among international actors, after a…