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The Pope was speaking days after the UN voiced concern about deadly violence in the country

Under the accord, President Kabila will comply with constitutional provisions barring him from seeking a third term in office

The bishops have warned of chaos if government and opposition leaders fail to agree to a timeline for elections

Bishops release statement as opposition groups prepare for mass demonstrations

Politicians in the country have agreed to move a planned election to April 2018

A Church spokesman said President Kabila should not be seeking a third term

Going against protocol, the Pope waited in his library for President Joseph Kabila

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Extraction of minerals for mobiles and laptops still leading to abuses, say bishops

The Vatican has released a translation of the speech delivered by Francis at the Apostolic Palace