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Congo-Kinshasa: Healing the Visible and Invisible Wounds
When bullets smashed through the walls of a house in Pinga, they left a little girl dead and her sister Chimne seriously injured.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Congo-Kinshasa: Urgent Investigation Into Shooting of Virunga Park Chief Warden Needed
The shooting of Emmanuel de Merode, the head of Virunga National Park must be urgently investigated, said Global Witness today.
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The Star Press
Family awaits adopted son from Congo
Ask Jon and Ashley Riegler how many children they have and their answer sounds slightly unusual.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Congo-Kinshasa: Fighting an Invisible Enemy
It is difficult to identify the fighters of the Forces Dmocratiques pour la Libration du Rwanda , one of the many armed groups active in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo , some of whose leaders played a key role in Rwanda's genocide 20 years ago.
Christian Science Monitor
Providing a safe haven for street kids in Congo
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Wed Apr 09, 2014
Congo-Kinshasa: UN Urges End of Impunity for Sexual Violence
United Nations officials today called on the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to step up the fight against impunity for rape and sexual violence, which remain widespread and largely unpunished despite some progress in holding perpetrators accountable.
MSF worried over DRC hostages
Zimbabwean opposition MDC has warned the country could face a rebellion because of failure by ruling leaders to act on the worsening economic situation.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Kempinski speed up its hotel openings in 2014.
Europe's oldest independent luxury hotel group will open 12 hotels in 2014 andA currently operates 75 hotels in 32 countries.
Mining investor says Congo is cleaning up its act
In this 2013 file photo, an excavator is used at the bottom of Congolese state mining company Gecamines' Kamfundwa open pit copper mine REUTERS/Jonny Hogg KINSHASA, April 8 - Democratic Republic of Congo has improved its business environment but plans to raise mining taxes could deter investors in a country where massive infrastructure challenges ... (more)
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Ebola: DRC strengthens border surveillance, sends experts to Guinea
The DRC has decided to raise the threshold monitoring of Ebola virus in all entry points of the country and in hospital settings.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Congo-Kinshasa: Rumble in the Belgian Bungle
Conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo , particularly in the eastern Kivu provinces, can be traced to its convoluted history of migration, citizenship and property rights.
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)
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Some M23 held rebels to face ICC
Some M23 rebels currently camped and guarded in Bihanga UPDF training wing in western Uganda might face trial for crimes against humanity at the International Criminal Court, State Minister for Foreign Affairs Henry Okello Oryem has said.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
UN mission in DRC plans withdrawal
The UN peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo said Wednesday it is preparing a gradual withdrawal from the country despite the continued presence of dozens of armed groups.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Congo-Kinshasa: Extraordinary Tales of Everyday Lives in the Congo
David Van Reybrouck's epic history of the Congo brings to life and honours the heroic lives of ordinary people as well as the extraordinary lives of the country's heroes.