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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kinshasa

Kinshasa is the capital and the largest city of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is situated on the Congo River. Once a site of fishing and trading villages, Kinshasa is now a megacity with an estimated population of more than 11 million. It faces Brazzaville, the capital of the neighbouring Republic of the Congo, which ...

www.britannica.com/place/Kinshasa

Kinshasa, formerly (until 1966) Léopoldville, largest city and capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It lies about 320 miles (515 km) from the Atlantic Ocean on the south bank of the Congo River. One of the largest cities of sub-Saharan Africa, it is a special political unit equivalent to a Congolese region, with its own ...

wikitravel.org/en/Kinshasa

Kinshasa is the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/jan/17/congo-rivalry-kinshasa-brazzaville-river-drc

Jan 17, 2017 ... It's only a five-minute flight from Kinshasa to its rival city, Brazzaville – but as the DRC slides into a bloody political crisis, an international border, the Congo river and centuries of colonialism continue to separate central Africa's volatile twins.

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Kinshasa

Kinshasa (Léopoldville until 1966), the capital and largest city of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, is in the west of the country along the south bank of the Congo River, directly opposite the city of Brazzaville, capital of the Republic of the Congo. This is the only place in the world where two national capital cities are  ...

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On Dec 4 @andy_woodfield tweeted: "On my way back to #Kinshasa in the # DRC .." - read what others are saying and join the conversation.

www.lonelyplanet.com/democratic-republic-of-congo/kinshasa

Explore Kinshasa holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | Sub- Saharan Africa's second-largest city, Kin (as locals universally call it) sprawls seemingly forever from the banks of the Congo River to its distant shanty towns. Shot through with chaos, music and a lust for life that is as infectious as it is ...

www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/09/deaths-reported-military-cargo-plane-crash-drc-170930132017823.html

Sep 30, 2017 ... Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo say 12 people have died after a military cargo aircraft crashed shortly after taking off from the capital Kinshasa. Lambert Mende, a government spokesperson, confirmed the reports of the crash on Saturday of the Antonov cargo plane after takeoff from ...

www.blackpast.org/gah/kinshasa-congo-1881

Kinshasa is the capital and largest city in the Democratic Republic of Congo. It is the third largest city in Africa after Cairo and Lagos and the second largest French-speaking city in the world other than Paris, France. Formerly known as Leopoldville, it was founded and named by Henry Morton Stanley in 1881 in honor of ...