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Two killed for allegedly planning violence in DR Congo

The victims were travellers on a minibus, which was intercepted by motorcyclists in Butembo in North Kivu province. "The motorcyclists who were...

80 Ugandan ADF rebels arrested by DR Congo army

"Despite all the setbacks, the defense and security forces have continued to track down the terrorists. 80 Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) rebels have been...

Thousands protest in Beni against insecurity in eastern DR Congo

The protests followed last week's killing of 50 people by Uganda's rebel group, Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) in Beni town. Overwhelmed by...

3 killed in suspected rebel attack in DR Congo

Sources on the ground told Xinhua the attack in the area created general panic among the population, most of whom fled for fear of...
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Rebel commander captured in east DR Congo

Sabimana Iraguha alias Mugisha the Conqueror, who is a commander of the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), was being sought for...
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UN mission helicopter crashes in eastern DR Congo

Eyewitnesses said the Ukraine-made plane crashed just 10 meters after takeoff. "No death or injuries were reported. The helicopter was taking off...
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27 DR Congo MPs threaten to quit parliament over insecurity

In less than two weeks, close to 50 people have been killed in North Kivu and Ituri provinces by suspected members of the Allied...

Four civilians killed by Rwandese rebels in eastern DR Congo

A statement from the Center for Promotion of Peace, Democracy and Human Rights (CEPADHO) said the attack occurred in Lubero territory when FDLR fighters...

33 rebels surrender to UN Mission in DR Congo

The fighters of the Ituri Patriotic Resistance Front (FRPI), arrived in Goma, the capital of North Kivu, where they were hosted in a transit...

DR Congo arrests commander of Goma airport attack

The Democratic Republic Congo (DR Congo) security forces have arrested Kambake Malonga, commander of Tuesday's attack on Goma airport in North Kivu province, an...

Civil society groups hold protests in eastern DR Congo

Civil society groups on Monday and Tuesday organized protests in Beni territory, North Kivu province in the East of the Democratic Republic of Congo,...

DR Congo accuses Rwandan army of illegal entry into its territory

Over 100 Rwandese soldiers entered North Kivu province, east of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) during Tuesday night, local official and a...