Thursday May 16
DR Congo clashes kill at least 21
Violent clashes between rebels and government troops in the restive eastern Democratic Republic of Congo have left at least 21 people dead, a military official said Thursday.
Gunmen attack east Congo army base, 31 dead...
At least 31 people were killed when gunmen attacked an army base in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday, the military said, underlining the challenge facing a new U.N. intervention force in the territory.
At least 31 killed as army, Mai Mai rebels clash in east ...
Congo-Kinshasa: Howard G. Buffett Foundation Announces Support for Eastern DR-Congo Stability
RUMANGABO, Democratic Republic of Congo, May 1, 2013 - The Howard G. Buffett Foundation today announced a new USD$ 5 million commitment to support development of two off-grid hydroelectricity plants that will provide up to 15 MW of power to the conflict-affected areas around Virunga National Park in eastern DRC.