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Kabila's painful balancing act
Kabila's painful balancing act
Joseph Kabila, president of the Democratic Republic of Congo, must be wondering just when he is finally going to shake the recurring nightmare that...
DRC signs peace deal with Tutsi rebels
DRC signs peace deal with Tutsi rebels
The government of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Tutsi rebels in the east of the country signed a peace deal on Monday under which the...
DRC's Nkunda arrested in Rwanda, faces extradition
DRC's Nkunda arrested in Rwanda, faces extradition
Congolese rebel leader Laurent Nkunda was under arrest Friday in neighbouring Rwanda awaiting extradition on war crimes charges after his erstwhile...
DRC's murky mining trade feels pinch of global pressures
DRC's murky mining trade feels pinch of global pressures
They are both the bounty and the curse of a war-torn nation: rich Congolese mineral deposits, observers say, are the seeds of recovery for the...
DRC rebel leader faces fresh call to step down
DRC rebel leader faces fresh call to step down
A rebel faction on Thursday issued a fresh challenge to Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) rebel leader Laurent Nkunda, reiterating a demand he...
Congo rebel chief vows war if no talks with govt
Congo rebel chief vows war if no talks with govt
Congolese Tutsi rebel leader General Laurent Nkunda threatened war on Saturday unless DRC's government entered a new round of talks with him.
UN envoy meets DRC rebel amid fresh fighting
UN envoy meets DRC rebel amid fresh fighting
A United Nations envoy met Congolese rebel leader Laurent Nkunda for talks to seek peace in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Sunday as fresh...
Rwanda's president accuses UN of betrayal
Rwanda's president accuses UN of betrayal
Rwanda's President, Paul Kagame, has accused the United Nations of betraying a pledge to combat Hutu extremists in eastern Congo and then blaming...
Southern Africa ready to send peacekeepers to DRC
Southern Africa ready to send peacekeepers to DRC
Southern African nations are prepared to provide assistance to the armed forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and send peacekeepers if...
Killing of civilians in DRC town is war crime, warns UN
Killing of civilians in DRC town is war crime, warns UN
The UN has accused Tutsi rebels and Congolese militias of war crimes over the systematic killing of civilians in the town of Kiwanja, as fighting...
Tutsi rebels in DRC accused of murdering civilians
Tutsi rebels in DRC accused of murdering civilians
Tutsi rebels in eastern Congo have been accused of summarily killing civilians as they seized a town that had been the stronghold of Hutu militias,...
DRC rebels blast govt for refusing negotiations
DRC rebels blast govt for refusing negotiations
Rebels in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) accused the government of declaring "war on its people" by refusing to negotiate in a...

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