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Takeaways from AP visit to Congo as nation offers expanded oil drilling

Feb. 29, 2024 23:38 PM EST

MOANDA, Congo (AP) — The central African nation of Congo is offering 30 oil and gas blocks around the country for auction. It's a prospect that concerns environmentalists and some of the people who live near the drilling that has so far been limited to a small area near its far western border on...