The Democratic Republic of Congo is widely considered to be the richest country in the world regarding natural resources; its untapped deposits of raw minerals are estimated to be worth in excess of U.S. $24 trillion.
If there is peaceful Congo, Kagame will not be able to smuggle minerals to Hongkong, other multinational companies will not be able to mine minerals illegally which is cheap way because of children labours. Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, China are directly contributing to insecurities in Eastern Congo.
The Paradox Of Congo: How The World’s Wealthiest Country Became Home To The World’s Poorest People – ThinkProgress
Sometimes I try to imagine a world where scientific young minds enjoyed greater rewards for revolutionizing, like, farming methods, manufacturing, or energy, rather than the dark patterns used to optimize ad-clicks at Google and Facebook.
How did we get here?
Over-dependence on any country for resources and finished products is a bad idea. Better be self reliant and stockup than the one who runs out of ketchup.
If you know the enemy & know yourself you need not fear the result of a hundred battles.If you know yourself, but not the enemy for every victory gained, you will suffer a defeat.If you know not both the enemy & yourself, you will succumb in every battle of life
People don’t just abandon people they love, they only abandon people they were using, don't be surprised!
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