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China’s DRC Envoy Calls for Better Protection of Chinese Nationals in Eastern Congo

China's ambassador to the DR Congo, Zhao Bin, met with Congolese and Tanzanian security officials to discuss how to better protection Chinese nationals in the southeastern Tanganyika Province. Image via the Chinese embassy in the DRC.

Chinese ambassador to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zhao Bin, urged security officials in the southeastern Tanganyika Province near the border with Tanzania to do more to protect Chinese nationals in the area.

Kidnappings and murders of Chinese nationals in the eastern DRC, particularly in North/South Kivu and Ituri provinces, have been a persistent problem over the years.

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