DRC stadium stampede leaves 15 dead (10)

IOL 2014.05.12 10:37
sxc.hu . Kinshasa - Fifteen people were killed after police fired teargas in a crowded football stadium in the Democratic Republic of Congo, provoking a stampede, according to a police source and a local official. Fans in Kinshasa grew angry on Sunday evening after their local team was defeated 1-0 by a team from the eastern town of Lubumbashi in a heated final, according to Emmanuel Akweti, local minister for the capital's inner city.
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