Kinshasa is the capital of the . It faces , the capital of the neighbouring , which can be seen in the distance across the wide Congo River.

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, also known as Ndolo Airport, is a secondary airport in the city of Kinshasa, , located in the commune of Barumbu near the city center. is situated 1½ km east of Kinshasa. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The , also known as simply the Stade des Martyrs and formerly known as Stade Kamanyola, is a national stadium located in the town of Lingwala in Kinshasa, the capital of the . Photo: Vberger, Public domain.

The Force Publique was a gendarmerie and military force in what is now the from 1885, through the period of Belgian colonial rule. is situated 2½ km south of Kinshasa. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.


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