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China-DRC Military Cooperation?

DR Congo Minister of Defense Gilbert Kabanda Kurhenga met with Wang Hailong, the chargé d'affaires at the Chinese embassy in Kinshasa. Image via Congo Today.

The Defense Minister of the Democratic Republic of the Congo met with high-level officials from the Chinese embassy, including the military attache, to discuss possible Chinese support for the development of the DRC’s military industry.

This follows the release of a new policy document aimed at boosting the defense sector amid public security challenges and border conflict. (CONGO TODAY – in Chinese)

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