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But repeated delays to polls have inflamed unrest, sparked deadly protests and raised fears the country would slip back into the kind of civil war that killed millions just before the turn of the century.
This week, Nikki Haley, the American ambassador to the UN, warned Congo would lose international support if President Kabila did not hold elections before the end of 2018.
The woman being punished was accused of serving forbidden fish to rebels who visited her restaurant.
Video footage of the execution in Luebo, in the province of Kasaï-Occidental, shows the naked woman being shamed in the town's main square by a group claiming allegiance to the Kamuina Nsapu rebel movement In video of the woman's execution, the leader of the rebel group, Kalamba Kambangoma, is seen grabbing the woman by the hair before she is taken to the stage to be publicly raped while a crowd of people (pictured above) watched'They said she gave them beans that contained pieces of a small, local fish,' a Luebo resident told France 24.
Violence erupted between rebel militia and government forces in Congo’s Kasai province in August 2016 and has intensified since President Joseph Kabila refused to step down when his constitutional mandate ended in December.
The conflict has left 1.5 million people homeless, many of them children, in a country still recovering from a brutal civil war.
Video footage of the execution in Luebo, in the province of Kasaï-Occidental, shows the naked woman being shamed in the town's main square by a group claiming allegiance to the Kamuina Nsapu rebel movement.
While the video was filmed on April 8, 2017, the footage recently emerged after circulating on Whatsapp.
Onlookers can be heard applauding and screaming throughout the video.Luebo residents stayed far from the stage, witnesses said.