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April 30, 2001 | Associated Press
Panicked crowds crushed at least seven people to death Sunday in a riot at a match between two of Congo's top soccer teams. Congo Information Minister Kikaya Bin Karubi said 51 other people were injured. "This is the worst football disaster in memory" in Congo, he said. The riot broke out at a match between Lupopo and Mazembe, the top two teams in southern Congo, in the southern city of Lubumbashi.
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April 30, 2001 | Associated Press
Panicked crowds crushed at least seven people to death Sunday in a riot at a match between two of Congo's top soccer teams. Congo Information Minister Kikaya Bin Karubi said 51 other people were injured. "This is the worst football disaster in memory" in Congo, he said. The riot broke out at a match between Lupopo and Mazembe, the top two teams in southern Congo, in the southern city of Lubumbashi.
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