Gorilla conservationist shot in ambush
GRAVE fears are held for almost 300 passengers after a ferry carrying mostly high school students sank en route to a holiday island in South Korea.
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Belgian head of Congo's Virunga park shot
Three gunmen ambushed Emmanuel de Merode, chief warden of Virunga National Park, on Tuesday, according spokeswoman Joanna Natasegara.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Back to Rwanda
The Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda has long been one of the most significant armed groups active in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo , where it has been based ever since its founders fled neighbouring Rwanda after playing a key role in the 1994 genocide.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
David Shearer: Children's courage inspiring after horrors of genocide
Twenty years ago this month, I arrived in Rwanda just days after about 800,000 people were slaughtered in a genocide.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Decades after genocide, Congo fights to remove Rwanda rebels
A Congolese soldier from the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo looks at a burning vehicle after an ambush near the village of Mazizi in North Kivu province, Democratic Republic of Congo, January 2, 2014.
World Press Freedom Review
Flashback: Why reporters join the fight
A portrait of young boy killed during the 1994 genocide is displayed at the memorial centre in Kigali.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Decades after genocide, Congo struggles to dislodge Rwanda rebels
Twenty years after the genocide in Rwanda, a rebel group founded by ethnic extremists who took part in that slaughter still prowls the lush hills of neighboring eastern Congo, defying a renewed threat by the army and U.N. peacekeepers to dislodge it.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Humanitarian worker reflects on time spent in Rwanda during genocide
Rachel Kiddell-Monroe, then a 29-year-old with Doctors Without Borders, remembers feeling like a voyeur during the genocide Rachel Kiddell-Monroe, then a 29-year-old with Doctors Without Borders, remembers feeling like a voyeur during the genocide The morning after Rwandan President JuvA©nal Habyarimana's plane was shot down near Kigali, the ... (more)
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Florida Film Festival: Mission Congo
I can't imagine seeing a film this year that would make me more angry than Mission Congo .
Fri Apr 04, 2014
As Rwanda marks genocide, no justice for DR Congo massacres
A young woman and man hold the Kwibuka Flame of Remembrance during a procession in Kigali, Rwanda, on April 3, 2014, as the torch makes its way through the countrys thirty districts before being returned to the Kigali Genocide Memorial on April 7. April 7 is the start of a national mourning period and marks twenty years since the 1994 genocide ... (more)
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Food for the Hungry's Revitalization Efforts Continue as Rwandan Genocide 20th Anniversary Approaches
Food for the Hungry continues to help Rwandans recover and rebuild from the horrifying massacre of 800,000 Tutsi people in April of 1994.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
To Keep Peace, Should the UN Wage War?
Last year the UN adopted Resolution 2098, allowing its troops to attack armed groups in Congo and leading to the defeat of the vicious M23 militia.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Mon Mar 24, 2014