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Thousands mourn Congo rumba star
Thousands of people in the Democratic Republic of Congo have attended the state funeral of rumba star Tabu Ley Rochereau in the capital, Kinshasa.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Sri Lanka: UN, Ban Ki Moon celebrate Congo's military victory
Inner City Press which covers UN proceedings asked, "since when did the UN start congratulating governments for "successful military operations"?, and comparing against UN actions in Sri Lanka, said, "[t]his harkens back for some to the UN's approach in 2009 to the Sri Lankan government's "successful military operations" against the Tamil Tigers or ... (more)
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Mandela a 'inspirational leader'
GV African Community secretary Rashidi Sumaili said ''Madiba'' was an inspiration not just to fellow South Africans, but to the whole world.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Baltimore Sun
Congo's President in Uganda for talks on stalled peace deal
The Democratic Republic of Congo's president, Joseph Kabila , flew into Uganda on Monday for talks aimed at reviving a peace deal between his government and rebel fighters, a Ugandan official said.
'Time for Africa to solve own problems'
DRC's president Joseph Kabila has thanked South Africa for its role in defeating the M23 rebels in Goma, the department of international relations and co-operation says.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
DRC thanks SA for M23 intervention
Former SA president Thabo Mbeki has made startling revelations about how the UK government was determined to depose Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe using military force.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Overnight News Digest 11/29/2013
OND Editors OND is a community feature on Daily Kos, consisting of news stories from around the world, sometimes coupled with a daily theme, original research or commentary.
Congo President Goes on a Road Trip to Promote Peace
President Joseph Kabila tours eastern parts of his country that were, until a few weeks ago, held by the M23 rebel militia Joseph Kabila, president of the Democratic Republic of Congo, has been touring parts of his country that until recently were in the grip of the M23 rebel militia.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Congo-Kinshasa: President Joseph Kabila Tours East of DRC
The over 1,000-km road trip followed the recent routing of M 23 rebels in the region by the army.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Cops move against Kinshasa gangs
Police in the Democratic Republic of Congo were Tuesday on the offensive against youth gangs in the capital, long accused of robbing, beating up and even murdering residents, police said.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Malaysian National News Agency
Uganda In Bid To Resuscitate Dr Congo Peace Talks
Uganda is making frantic efforts to resuscitate peace negotiations between the Democratic Republic of Congo government and the defeated M23 rebels, a minister said Monday.