KINSHASA, July 30 (AFP) - President
Joseph Kabila of the Democratic Republic of Congo on Tuesday signed a peace
agreement with neighbouring Rwanda, aimed at ending four years of war in
the vast African state.
GEOGRAPHY: The biggest country
in central Africa, stretching over an area of 2,345,000 square kilometers
(938,000 miles), DR Congo is almost entirely landlocked and is equivalent
in area to western Europe, excluding Scandinavia.
It is bordered by the Central African
Republic and Sudan to the north, by Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and Tanzania