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Over 1,400 children rescued from armed groups in DR Congo

Basse said the children who included 1,339 boys and 72 girls, were rescued between January and September 2015 from armed groups in Katanga, North...

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,...

Rwandese rebels murdered 2 DR Congo soldiers

Two Congolese soldiers were killed on Monday in an ambush laid by the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda in North Kivu province,...

Situation in Kivu provinces of eastern DR Congo remains ?tense and fragile’ – UN...

Armed group of M23 make their withdrawal from the city of Goma, DRC. Photo: MONUSCO/Sylvain Liechti 17 December 2012 ? The situation on the...

Over 600 schools looted or damaged by DR Congo violence this year – UNICEF

MONUSCO peacekeepers evacuate children following the capture of Goma in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) by M23. Photo: MONUSCO 10 December 2012...

Situation in DR Congo’s Kivu provinces remains fragile, UN reports

Members of the rebel group known as M23 withdraw, on board a truck, from the North Kivu provincial capital of Goma, Democratic Republic...

Mining and Military Interests at Core of Eastern DRC Conflict

M23 rebels seize Goma and other areas in North Kivu A continuing conflict in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo North Kivu province has led...

Congo Rebels Advance To Outskirts Of Goma

Rebels in Congo, who U.N. experts say are backed by neighboring Rwanda, reached the outskirts of the eastern city of Goma on Sunday after...

Ban calls for ?concerted’ efforts to bring peace to eastern DR Congo

Displaced people take shelter in a school in Bunagana town, North Kivu, eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo. Photo: IRIN/Siegfried Modola9 October 2012...