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Rubber Bullets: Opposition Groups and Security Forces

rubber bullets: At least two people were reported killed, dozens wounded and more than 100 arrested, according to Toronto Star. It was the third march in less than two months to be brutally repressed. They had barely begun to stream out when security forces moved in, firing tear gas and rubber bullets. Ever since President Joseph Kabila refused to step down when his mandate ended in 2016, there has been an increasingly worrisome crackdown on opposition groups and demonstrators. People in Kinshasa rally to protest President Joseph Kabila's refusal to step down despite the expiry of his mandate. Political and ethnic tensions have caused the displacement of 4.5 million people. ( As reported in the news.