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Eddy Isango

Eddy Isango

    DRC army accused of mass slaughter
    DRC army accused of mass slaughter
    A top human rights group is accusing the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) military of killing more than 500 civilians in eastern DRC, and says...
    Scientists fear volcanic eruption in DRC
    Scientists fear volcanic eruption in DRC
    Scientists found evidence of intense volcanic activity -- including tremors, pools of lava and plumes of smoke -- at two volcanoes near a major...
    Refugees flee heavy fighting in DRC
    Refugees flee heavy fighting in DRC
    Heavy fighting in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has driven at least 1 700 people from a refugee camp, the United Nations said...
    UN peacekeepers push back DRC rebels
    UN peacekeepers push back DRC rebels
    United Nations peacekeepers said on Saturday they had negotiated the departure of a rebel army from a village in the Democratic Republic of Congo's...
    DRC's bonobos have new home in massive reserve
    DRC's bonobos have new home in massive reserve
    The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is setting aside more than 30 000 square kilometres of rainforest to help protect the endangered...
    DRC official arrested over radioactive waste
    DRC official arrested over radioactive waste
    A government official in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) suspected of ordering up to 17 tonnes of radioactive waste dumped in a river in the...
    Fighting erupts in eastern DRC
    Fighting erupts in eastern DRC
    Fresh clashes have erupted between a renegade general and government troops in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. The United Nations said...
    Close to 30 villagers slaughtered in DRC
    Close to 30 villagers slaughtered in DRC
    At least 29 people were killed over the weekend by Rwandan rebels wielding machetes, sticks and hammers who descended on a village in far eastern...
    UN says 149 of Bemba's men disarmed
    UN says 149 of Bemba's men disarmed
    A total of 149 Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) soldiers loyal to an ex-rebel leader have been disarmed after turning themselves in to a United...
    Guard of DRC rebel leaders not standing down
    Guard of DRC rebel leaders not standing down
    The personal armies of two former Congolese rebel leaders have refused to disband as promised, ignoring this week's deadline.
    Bloody week in the DRC
    Bloody week in the DRC
    Nearly 100 people died and 30 others were wounded this week in clashes in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) that erupted when demonstrators...
    DRC flood victims 'living in canoes'
    DRC flood victims 'living in canoes'
    Thousands of people have been displaced by about a week of heavy flooding in the north-western Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), United Nations...