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By Crawford Young,Thomas Edwin Turner

Zaire, it sounds as if robust and strong lower than Presdident Mobutu within the early Nineteen Seventies, was once bankrupt and discredited by way of the tip of that decade, beset by way of hyperinflation and mass corruption, the population compelled into abject poverty. Why and the way, in a brand new african nation strategically positioned in imperative Africa and wealthy in mineral assets, did this happen? How did the Zairian nation turn into a “parasitic predator” upon its personal people?

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