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What does MLC stand for?

MLC stands for Movement for the Liberation of Congo (Congolese rebel group)


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Several opposition figures have announced their candidacies, including the leader of the Union for Democracy and Social Progress has been nominated by his party, the Union for the Congolese People (UNC), and the Movement for the Liberation of Congo (MLC.
Prosecutors claim Bemba had sent 1,000 to 1,500 troops to the CAR to retain control of the border area with the Congolese province of Equateur in a war between his Movement for the Liberation of Congo (MLC) and the then DRC leader Laurent Kabila, the father of the current president.
The television channels and radio station are owned by the former vice-president and leader of the opposition Movement for the Liberation of Congo (MLC), Jean-Pierre Bemba.
In Bemba's arrest warrant, fighters from his Movement for the Liberation of Congo (MLC) are alleged to have attacked the civilian population, committing rape and torture on "a systematic or widespread scale".
Given that Jean-Pierre Bemba of the Movement for the Liberation of Congo (MLC) and Azarius Ruberwa of the Rally for Congolese Democracy (RCD)--who both laid down their arms to become vice-presidents--are running alongside the youthful president, Joseph Kabila, one of the biggest uncertainties is what will happen when either one, or perhaps both former rebel leaders, do not win the election?
In Bemba's arrest warrant, fighters from his Movement for the Liberation of Congo (MLC) are alleged to have attacked the civilian population, committing rape and torture on "a systematic or widespread scale".