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This is because of the continued presence of armed groups and their regular clashes with the Congolese armed forces (FARCD), whether or not they are backed by the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the DRC (MONUSCO).
The DRC government has difficulty imposing order throughout the territory, and crime is rampant. Armed conflicts continue in some areas outside provincial capitals, despite the signing of peace accords and the presence of UN forces.
Violent crime and pickpocketing occur in both urban and rural areas, especially after nightfall in crowded public areas and on public transportation.
Some police, or individuals posing as police personnel, stop motorists or pedestrians to extort money.
Do not leave the main highways and do not park in unsupervised areas.Members of various armed groups continue to plunder and commit violent crimes against civilians, including murder, kidnapping, armed assault and rape.The FARCD, sometimes with the assistance of MONUSCO, has been fighting armed groups in order to eradicate them.Points of entry from Burundi, Rwanda and Uganda should be avoided at all times because of continuing insecurity and lawlessness in those areas.The DRC borders with Burundi and Rwanda can be closed on short notice.
Avoid walking alone and displaying signs of wealth.