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  1. Armadale Capital Plc UK Regulatory Announcement: Final ResultsRead the original story

    Thursday | Business Wire

    ... in H1 2016 at the Mpokoto Gold Project in the Katanga province of the south of the Democratic Republic of the Congo ('Mpokoto' or the 'Project') In advanced discussions with potential partners to construct, operate and finance Mpokoto with a view to ...

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  2. European Parliament Seeks to Ban 'Blood Metals' Through Surprise VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Resource Investing News

    ... in Africa from the European supply chain. In turn, that will keep corrupt leaders in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and other war zones from profiting from the sale of tungsten, tin , tantalum and gold . The vote will make it mandatory for ...

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  3. The U.N. at 70: The Past and Future of U.N. PeacekeepingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Inter Press Service

    ... and in 1999 U.N. missions were deployed in quick succession to Kosovo, East Timor, and the Democratic Republic of Congo. In terms of legitimacy and force-generation, they showed that the U.N. still had comparative advantages over all other ...

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  4. On Native GroundTHE Stimulus Worked. Let's have More.Read the original story

    Thursday | American Reporter

    ... displaced people have sought refuge from insurgents and other armed groups. "She said the United States is offering Congo $17 million to fight sexual violence, including about $10 million to train doctors to treat victims of sexual attacks," ...

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  5. Congo investigates unfavourable Chinese mining deals, and shoddy road ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Standard

    Congo's government is bringing in outside experts to investigate the long-term impact of some US$6.7 billion in contracts with Chinese companies that critics say could exploit the central African nation's mineral riches. . Congo's government has a 32 percent stake while China has 68 percent in the mining project called Sicomines.

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  6. Ridgefield Man Fighting to Bring Brother's Body Back from AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Patch.com

    ... was the resident pilot for the anti-poaching effort in Odzala-Kokoua National Park located in the Republic of the Congo. The diplomatic connections needed to bring the body home have not proved fruitful despite the success of the fundraising ...

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  7. The Last Stand in Africa's Most Dangerous ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Men's Journal

    In the late afternoon on April 15, 2014, Emmanuel de Merode, a Belgian prince and the chief warden of Virunga, Africa's oldest national park, drove from the provincial capital of Goma to the park's headquarters, about 30 miles north. Although the Congolese army had recently defeated the M23, a mutinous rebel group spawned from its own ranks, the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo - and in particular this region, North Kivu - remained restive and prone to violence.

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  8. Brookfield Zoo announces birth of 'forest giraffe'Read the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Daily Chronicle

    In this May 19, 2015 photo provided by the Chicago Zoological Society, in Brookfield, Ill., Will, a 1-month-old okapi calf is shown with his mom Augusta K, at the Brookfield Zoo, in Brookfield, Ill. The okapi, also known as the iforest giraffei is a rare hoofed mammal native to the dense Ituri Forest in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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  9. ECAir plans launching Brazzaville-Beirut service on 2 JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MBendi

    ECAir, Equatorial Congo Airlines the national airline of the Republic of the Congo, headed by Fatima Beyina Moussa, who is also President of the AFRAA , is adding a new destination to its network. As part of its expansion, ECAir is launching its Brazzaville-Beirut service on Tuesday, 2 June.

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  10. Xenophobia: 'They know they can kill us and we can't do a thing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Mail & Guardian

    ... a teacher and priest from the DRC Elizee's provocative preaching about corruption in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) got him into trouble with the law there. In 2001 he had to flee for his life in the back of a truck. "I found myself in ...

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  11. 'Five Eyes' Governments Planned To Hack Google's App Store To Send Malware To UsersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Tom's Hardware

    ... again in the Middle East or Africa. This is why the agencies focused on Senegal, Sudan and the Republic of the Congo, at least at the time. However, the agencies also used the same programs to hack targets from France, Cuba, Morocco, Switzerland, ...

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  12. Parliament votes for tougher conflict minerals regulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | EurActiv.com

    ... amendments calling for compulsory ethical sourcing of materials from conflict areas like the Democratic Republic of Congo, Colombia and Afghanistan. The amendments passed by a vote of 378 to 300, with 11 abstentions. "I must confess that it's been ...

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  13. AmeraMex International Signs $2.1 Million Equipment ContractRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | ThomasNet

    ... records revenue when equipment delivers to the customer. AmeraMex CEO Lee Hamre has just returned from Republic of the Congo where the company has entered into a partnership with SAS Congo in Pointe Noire, Congo. Doing business in the Republic of ...

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  14. No hockey at 2015 All Africa GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | GhanaWeb

    Hockey will not be one of the competitive sports at the 2015 All Africa Games. This is because hosts Congo Brazzaville do not have the facility required to play hockey.

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  15. 7 cool adventure holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | CNN

    ... how about peering into the belly of a volcano? Visitors to Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo can trek through the beautiful lower forests before headed up the side of Nyiragongo to peer into the world's largest lava lake. ...

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  16. BHP Billiton still faces police probe over corruption allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    ... to officials from the Philippines and the African nations of Burundi, Guinea and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The AFP is remaining tight lipped about its own operation, saying only that an investigation into related allegations against BHP ...

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  17. Five top plays at Ashland's Oregon Shakespeare Festival this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... she burnished in her Pulitzer-winning "Ruined," a tale of women destroyed by life in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. "Sweat," which opens this summer, examines the lives, loves and losses of workers in a small Rust Belt town where blue-collar ...

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  18. New survey highlights relationship between corruption and conflict in SADC countriesRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Newstime Africa

    ... were company secretaries, compliance officers or risk managers. Angola, Zimbabwe and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) were considered by respondents to be the three most corrupt SADC countries across a wide variety of aspects, including ...

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  19. a Extremely tense situationa in Burundi after failed coupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Scoop

    Burundians fleeing pre-election violence rest on the shores of Lake Tanganyika in the Democratic Republic of Congo after a gruelling 22-hour boat journey. More than 100,000 Burundians have fled over the past month, arriving in Tanzania, Rwanda and the DRC.

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  20. 37,474 Burundi refugees cross into TanzaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | IPPMEDIA

    About 37,474 Burundi refugees had so far crossed into Tanzania as of May 13 while 25,455 people had crossed into Rwanda as of 11 May, with 8,750 in Democratic Republic of the Congo as of 12 May, , comprising 15,452 new arrivals in Nyarangusu Camp. A further 20,000 were reported to be waiting in Kagunga village, and 2,022 on the way to Nyarangusu Camp.

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