Government troops in the Democratic Republic of Congo have retaken control of statetelevision, and the situation in the capital Kinshasa is under control, a government spokesman has told Reuters.
Earlier, there were reports that several people had been taken hostage by armed men at the TV station as well as heavy gunfire at the international airport.
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