|The United States seeks a new era of partnership with the DRC - Hillary Clinton
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton - June 30, 2010
|On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I congratulate the people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo on the occasion of your fiftieth anniversary of independence this June 30.
|Congo Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Independence
Congo News Agency - June 30, 2010
|An impressive parade of the Congolese Armed Forces, the national police and civilians took place on Wednesday in Kinshasa, on the new Triumphal Boulevard, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Democratic Republic of Congo’s accession to national and internationally sovereignty.
|UN chief arrives in DR Congo to attend events marking independence anniversary
UN News - June 29, 2010
|Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is scheduled to take part in a gala dinner tonight in the capital, Kinshasa, which is being hosted by Joseph Kabila, the President of the DRC. He will also hold a bilateral meeting with Mr. Kabila and other heads of State during his visit.
|Belgian King Arrives in Kinshasa for Congo's Independence Celebrations
ACP - June 28, 2010
|King Albert II arrived in Kinshasa on Monday to take part in the celebrations marking the 50th anniversary of the Democratic Republic of Congo's independence from Belgium.