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Now in the future. And our choices the choices we make today have consequences for nations and for millions and millions of people that Pompeo also unloaded on former President Obama who a decade ago gave a speech in Cairo on US Mideast relations Pompeo painted Obama as timid and wrong, especially for Obama's assertion that the US in the Muslim world needed. Eight new beginning Pompeo says Obama's administration is to blame for what's wrong in the mid east today and also blamed him for ISIS. The French Foreign Minister is calling for clarity on the presidential election in Democratic Republic of Congo after a surprise victory by a main opposition leader, NPR's Eleanor Beardsley reports he described the results as not consistent with observers reports. John comments on a foreign election were unusually blunt election officials named Felix she Keti as the provisional winner of the Congo's long-delayed chaotic and controversial presidential election. Runner-up Martin failure denounced the results. As an electoral coup. The notoriously unstable African nation has never known a peaceful transition of power since independence from Belgium in one thousand nine hundred sixty former President Joseph Kabila who ruled for the past seventeen years with an iron fist was supposed to step down two years ago, but hung on sparking a political crisis marked by widespread. Protests and violence lately are also called attention to the vote tally of the Catholic church which didn't show she Getty winning either. Eleanor Beardsley NPR news Paris on Wall Street. The Dow Jones industrials are down one hundred thirteen points at twenty three thousand seven hundred sixty five you're listening to NPR from K Q E D news, I'm Brian watt. A top ranking contra Costa county fire official is scheduled to be arraigned this morning for allegedly stealing narcotics from this workplace. Tara Siler reports on Sunday Martinez. Police arrested Richard Stevenson, the chief of emergency medical services for the county's fire protection. District. He's charged with two felony counts of embezzlement and two misdemeanor. Charges of possessing the synthetic opioid and my days lamb, it's used to drowsiness and reduce anxiety. Fire officials say this is an isolated case, but they've removed and inspected the medications and all fire vehicles, which they say showed no signs of tampering. Nonetheless, officials say they're dumping all the old controlled substances and replacing them with new stock. Stevenson has been placed on page administrative leave. I'm Tara Siler KiKi. Dee news anyone remember this. Now.