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  1. Acting VA Head: We need $17 billion to stop mistreating veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Hot Air

    In which the agency that's been giving millions in bonuses to people for causing and lying about the untimely deaths of veterans asks for the GDPs of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Anguilla, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Equatorial Guinea combined from taxpayers to stop doing that.

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  2. JA, NRF Host Responsible Gold Sourcing Discussion on July 27Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Diamonds.net

    ... and Designers. "Gold and other minerals have been known to fuel unspeakable violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the surrounding region, when mined and traded illegally by armed groups who use them to finance their activities," said ...

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  3. CAR: Security Council briefed on roll-out of UN peacekeepingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Scoop

    ... Contact Group on the CAR, said there was a strong push for a peace forum to be held in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, starting on 21 July, to find a political solution to the violence. "The hope is that it can be decided that hostilities cease, and ...

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  4. No-OpRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Belmont Club

    ... useful. Got a problem in Africa? The way to make it 'Move On' is put the UN on it. This has worked like a charm in the Congo, where the world's worst conflict since the World War 2 has chugged along right under the noses of the UN for decades, ...

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  5. AIDS deaths fall, millions unaware of HIV-positive statutusRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Scoop

    ... Entire countries are being left behind- for example, six nations- Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Indonesia, Nigeria, Russian Federation and South Sudan- are facing the triple threat of high HIV burden, low treatment and ...

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  6. Congo launches agri-business park in move to revamp farmingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Reuters

    Democratic Republic of Congo has launched its first agricultural business park, the initial step in a plan to use its vast tracts of arable land to produce food, create jobs and wean the economy off its dependence on mining.

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  7. AIDS deaths fall, but millions unaware of HIV-positive status, warns UN reportRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | United Nations

    ... Entire countries are being left behind- for example, six nations- Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Indonesia, Nigeria, Russian Federation and South Sudan- are facing the triple threat of high HIV burden, low treatment and ...

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  8. Widow wanted wedding to go aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Yahoo!

    ... edding have raised more than $17,000 to fund safe houses for victims of sexual abuse in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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  9. .com | CAR leader condemns 'barbaric' church attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | News24

    ... forum is scheduled to take place later this month, between 21 and 23 July in Brazzaville in neighbouring Congo. 24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy . Should you wish to report a comment ...

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  10. Peter Holmes a Court 'broken hearted' after wedding tram crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Age

    ... rather than wedding gifts. They have raised $17,000 for survivors of sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and say one of the houses will be named after Mr Poovey and his family.

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  11. Medical app amasses evidence against war-zone rapistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | New Scientist

    Hundreds of women are raped in the war-torn Democratic Republic of the Congo every day.

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  12. Swimming, climbing robots explore the hostile ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | New Scientist

    ... articles and graphics we own the copyright to. Hundreds of women are raped in the war-torn Democratic Republic of the Congo every day. A new app for doctors could help prosecute some of the perpetrators A staple food for millennia, wheat is now ...

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  13. Evolution of placentas upended fish sexual politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | New Scientist

    ... for a bird this size. Hence its unique call Hundreds of women are raped in the war-torn Democratic Republic of the Congo every day. A new app for doctors could help prosecute some of the perpetrators A staple food for millennia, wheat is now accused ...

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  14. LiveAtState: The U.S. and AfricaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | State Department

    ... We'd like to send a special shout-out to those of you joining us from Angola, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Mozambique, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Lesotho, and Uganda. Today we are ...

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  15. 11 African nations OK plan to tackle EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | KOAT-TV

    ... Thursday at the end of a two-day summit in Ghana that brought together ministers from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Uganda with health experts, Ebola ...

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  16. Reporting: WashingtonAS G.O.P. Railed at Democrats, it Hid Flawed Finance ReportsRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2009 | 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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  17. US: African Leaders Should Honor Constitutional Term LimitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Voice of America

    ... Thomas-Greenfield was asked about prospects that Burkina Faso President Blaise Compare and Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila might change their constitutions to run again. The diplomat said "there is absolutely no confusion" about ...

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  18. Banro Provides Q2 2014 Production Update for its Twangiza Gold Mine,...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Sys-Con Media

    ... 2014 gold production and an operations update for its Twangiza and Namoya gold mines in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (the "DRC"). Twangiza produced 21,431 ounces of gold in Q2 2014, an increase of 10.8% over the same quarter of 2013, despite ...

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  19. Angelina Jolie Talks About Sexual Violence, Says Rape Is a "Silent...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | E! Online

    ... of five other women who have spoken out against sexual violence - Julienne Lusenge of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Colombian journalist and rape survivor Jineth Bedoya , Sierra Leonean politician and activist Zainab Bangura , Whaku Shee of ...

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  20. Journey to the Mother LandRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Insight News

    ... as RSA. I made friends from all over the world - Zimbabwe, Sweden, Netherlands, France, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ghana, Mauritius, Norway, Belgium, India, Brazil and Germany. My South African friends shared with me their Indian, Zulu, ...

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