Kinshasa

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the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo on the Congo river opposite Brazzaville

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Pratiques et depenses pour la protection contre les moustiques dans les menages a Kinshasa, Zaire.
On October 30, 1974, the eyes of the world were on Kinshasa, Zaire, for the Muhammad Ali/George Foreman bout clubbed "The Rumble in the Jungle.
A look back at one of the most celebrated fights in boxing history, in Kinshasa, Zaire.
A look back at one of the most celebrated fights in boxing history, the 1974 'rumble in the jungle' in Kinshasa, Zaire.
A look back at one of the most celebrated fights in boxing history, the 1974 'rumble in the jungle' in Kinshasa, Zaire where two of the greatest fighters in history met in a fierce grudge match.
Conteh rates, 'Rumble in the Jungle' in Kinshasa, Zaire, in 1974, between Ali and Foreman and 'Thriller in Manila', Philippines, between Ali and Frazier, as the best the sport has ever seen.
In interviews with Newsweek, Piot recalls how he and a Belgian colleague joined four Americans on a 1983 trip to Kinshasa, Zaire, after European doctors began seeing African patients with AIDS-like illnesses.
Hospital-based surveillance of malaria-related paediatric morbidity and mortality in Kinshasa, Zaire.
As a result, the requisite submission did not reach the project office in Kinshasa, Zaire until 5 January 1987.
Estimating the timing of mother-to-child transmission of human immunodeficiency virus in a breast-feeding population in Kinshasa, Zaire.
Jamison recounts how "Alvin and I went to this club in Kinshasa, Zaire.
Samba emerged as a street artist in Kinshasa, Zaire, in the late '70s, painting tableaux of market scenes, prostitution, and anecdotes about power and corruption.
Last week's media event was a briefing to herald the premiere of ``When We Were Kings'', a feature-length documentary about ``The Rumble in the Jungle'', the 1974 heavyweight title fight in Kinshasa, Zaire, when Ali finally took back his heavyweight title.
KINSHASA, Zaire -- Perhaps nowhere is the axiom "the more things change, the more they remain the same" more true than in the poverty-stricken central African nation of Zaire, home to more than 42 million people, more than half of them Catholic.
Researchers in Central Africa reported they had identified 26 patients with AIDS in Kigali, Rwanda, and 38 in Kinshasa, Zaire.