DRC: Felix Tshisekedi suspects Rwanda of being behind the Teke-Yaka battle
President Félix-Antoine Tshisekedi suspects Rwanda of being behind the Teke-Yaka battle in Better Bandundu. This battle is on the root of phenomena such because the Mobondo militia which disrupts actions within the provinces of Kwango and Mai-Ndombe and whose presence within the province of Kongo-Central has been introduced by the Minister of the Inside.
The Congolese head of state stated so throughout the change he had with the Congolese dwelling in China, Thursday, Might 25 in Beijing.
Confronted with group tensions between the Teke and the Yaka who roam the Grand-Bandundu space and the environment of the town of Kinshasa, the President of the Republic says he takes safety and political measures to treatment them. Felix Tshisekedi stated it yesterday Thursday in Beijing in China in entrance of the Congolese of the Diaspora. For the Head of State, these two communities have at all times lived collectively for ages
” These communities have at all times lived collectively for the reason that world is world, for the reason that Congo is Congo. If there’s something immediately, it is that some shady issues are happening and I am not afraid, me to say, that our horrible neighbor there[le Rwanda] isn’t any stranger to what’s occurring in Kinshasa. By no means thoughts, we determined to work twice as exhausting to repair it. », Analyzes the Congolese Head of State.
In accordance with him, all the pieces is being carried out on the safety and political stage:
“On the political stage, explains President Tshisekedi, there shall be a parliamentary fee prolonged to members of the federal government and different personalities. This fee will go to the place to inquire concerning the state of affairs”.
“And right here you understand that it’s a query of land that’s on the root of those tensions. I will not say any extra as a result of it’s a modus operandi which has campaigned exactly to reach at these desired tensions as a result of we need to destabilize the Congo, we need to destabilize it as a result of we do not need the Congo goes to the elections. That’s the fact. And we’ll defend ourselves tooth and nail. What I’m certain of is that we are going to not lose this battle”.
Rwanda’s hegemonic ambitions unmasked
Throughout these exchanges, President Tshisekedi identified that in his varied speeches, the Rwandan President displayed his hegemonic ambitions in direction of the DRC:
“He desires to take territories in our nation, as a result of these territories have wealth that has made his nation blissful to this point. He made the world imagine that he had good governance because of which his nation prospered, however in actuality, it’s as a result of he destabilizes the DRC completely and that he weaves mafia networks which permit him to counterpoint his clique, as a result of his nation stays poor and has poor individuals”.
He additionally offered to the diaspora, the brand new method adopted by the Congolese authorities:
“We determined to behave this time, and act intelligently. We proceeded by denunciation, then by sensitizing the group of the worldwide group and in parallel, we labored on the rise in energy of our nationwide armed forces as a result of, it’s stated, well-ordered charity begins with self- even. If we would like peace, we should put together for warfare”.