Italy's ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Congo was among three people killed on Monday when a UN convoy came under attack in the troubled east, DRC sources and the Italian government said.
Construction works on the key strategic roads in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) are set to commence next week. Last year, Government of Uganda and DRC signed an agreement to work together on key road networks connecting the two countries.
KAMPALA. Helpless civilians have fled Bunia town after rebel forces entered the capital of Ituri province in the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
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A notorious militia has killed nearly 800 civilians in eastern DR Congo since the start of last year, the UN said on Monday, adding that the attacks may amount to crimes against humanity.
American Congressman John Curtis has written to the United States Ambassador to the United Nations over the ongoing violence against the Banyamulenge, inquiring into the steps being taken to address the genocide in the Democratic Republic of Congo province of South Kivu.
The situation in the Mulenge highlands located near Uvira at the foot of the Itombwe mountains in South Kivu has become tense as Rwanda, through its proxy forces 'Red Tabara' and the local Mai Mai are conducting a campaign of ethnic cleansing against the Banyamulenge Tutsi, this website learnt.
Last month identity cards belonging to military officers of the Rwanda Defence Forces (RDF) were found in camps said to belong to the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF), however, it has emerged that the Rwandan soldiers have been operating in Easter Congo under the cover of the rebel group.
At least 27 people have died after a passenger plane crashed into houses in the city of Goma in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, local officials say.
A local radio station that has been involved in efforts to stop the spread of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo has closed down after one of its journalists was murdered.