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Emmanuel Peuchot

Emmanuel Peuchot

    Thomas Lubanga: The rise and fall of a Congolese warlord
    Thomas Lubanga: The rise and fall of a Congolese warlord
    His group is suspected of being responsible for the deaths of hundreds of civilians in the gold-rich north-east Ituri region of the Democratic...
    Kabila sworn in as president despite DRC split
    Kabila sworn in as president despite DRC split
    Joseph Kabila was sworn in on Tuesday for another term as president of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) -- a job also claimed by his main...
    EU slams 'deplorable' DRC election results
    EU slams 'deplorable' DRC election results
    The European Union's election observation mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo added its voice on Tuesday to mounting criticism of polls...
    Clashes intensify in DRC as observers slam elections
    Clashes intensify in DRC as observers slam elections
    The Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC) tense election standoff intensified on Sunday after a team of international observers reported that...
    DRC again postpones vote result amid tensions
    DRC again postpones vote result amid tensions
    Democratic Republic of Congo election officials on Thursday postponed declaring the winner of the November 28 presidential vote, drawing out fears...
    DRC's Kabila on the brink of new presidential term
    DRC's Kabila on the brink of new presidential term
    President Joseph Kabila is poised to claim a new five-year term on Thursday when officials announce the winner of Democratic Republic of Congo's...
    DRC vote results trickle in
    DRC vote results trickle in
    President Joseph Kabila and veteran opposition head Etienne Tshisekedi were ahead of the pack in early results from Democratic Republic of Congo's...
    DRC rallies banned amid escalating violence
    DRC rallies banned amid escalating violence
    Police in Kinshasa banned rallies on Saturday after a man died and teargas was used to disperse opposition supporters on the final day of campaigning for the Democratic Republic of Congo's polls....
    DRC villagers spurn raped wives
    DRC villagers spurn raped wives
    After being raped by government troops, women in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo face the further pain and humiliation of being repudiated...
    Côte d'Ivoire to probe Gbagbo's 'blood crimes'
    Côte d'Ivoire to probe Gbagbo's 'blood crimes'
    Côte d'Ivoire President Alassane Ouattara moved to bolster his authority in the deeply divided country on Monday with a probe into members of his...
    Sanctions bite in Côte d'Ivoire
    Sanctions bite in Côte d'Ivoire
    International sanctions against Côte d'Ivoire strongman Laurent Gbagbo are beginning to bite with ordinary Ivorians feeling the pinch as the...
    Rival urges force to oust Côte d'Ivoire's Gbagbo
    Rival urges force to oust Côte d'Ivoire's Gbagbo
    Côte d'Ivoire's internationally recognised leader Alassane Ouattara called on Friday for force to oust his strongman rival, two days before...