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Mutineers: More DR Congo soldiers desert ranks
Mutineers: More DR Congo soldiers desert ranks
The deserters were all members of a former rebel movement, the National Congress for the Defence of the People (CNDP), who were integrated into the...
Rice to visit Ethiopia in rare Africa trip
Rice to visit Ethiopia in rare Africa trip
United States Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will visit Ethiopia next week for meetings on the conflicts in the volatile African Great Lakes...
UN has firm demands for factions in volatile DRC
UN has firm demands for factions in volatile DRC
The Security Council voted unanimously on Friday to extend the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for a...
UN to help DRC disarm dissidents by force
UN to help DRC disarm dissidents by force
United Nations peacekeepers will help the Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC) army disarm eastern dissident groups by force in violence-plagued...
Fighting in DRC kills 20 rebel soldiers
Fighting in DRC kills 20 rebel soldiers
Fighting flared in the Democratic Republic of Congo's powder keg east on Wednesday, as the army battled insurgent troops after killing 20 rebel...
Congo refugees flee after attack near camp
Congo refugees flee after attack near camp
Thousands of refugees poured out of camps in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC) violent North Kivu province on Tuesday after the army...
'Rape happens. We are human beings'
'Rape happens. We are human beings'
"This thing of rape," said Colonel Edmond Ngarambe, shifting uneasily on his wooden bench high in the mountains of the eastern Democratic Republic...
DRC-Rwanda deal a 'significant breakthrough'
DRC-Rwanda deal a 'significant breakthrough'
United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon on Monday hailed as a "significant breakthrough" last week's agreement by the Democratic Republic of the Congo...
Ugandan rebel commander surrenders in DRC
Ugandan rebel commander surrenders in DRC
A commander of Uganda's Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) has surrendered in northern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and is in the custody of...
DRC army warns militia to disarm, thousands flee
DRC army warns militia to disarm, thousands flee
Democratic Republic of Congo's army on Sunday gave pro-government militia fighters 48 hours to disarm or face military action as thousands more...
DRC readies offensive as rebel general remains defiant
DRC readies offensive as rebel general remains defiant
The Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC) army says desertions have weakened rebel forces ahead of a planned offensive against them, but analysts...
UN: Renewed cases of child soldiers in DRC
UN: Renewed cases of child soldiers in DRC
Thousands of children are being forced into armed service in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) since fighting erupted between rebels and...

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