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Kinshasa Expels UN Envoy

19 Oct 2014 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, said today that he "regrets and condemns" the decision of the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to order his top official in the country to leave... Read more

UN Calls for Decisive Joint Military Action

18 Oct 2014 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

In the wake of an overnight attack by suspected Ugandan-based rebels near the eastern Democratic Repulic of the Congo town Beni - the second deadly assault in 48 hours - the United Nations envoy in the country is calling for 'decisive... Read more

High Profile Military Operations Against ADF Will Not Rebuild Local Stability

17 Oct 2014 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

analysis By Caroline HellyerAfter a period of apparent quiet in the Grand North - the area that runs down from the Rwenzori Mountains to the bottom of Lake Edward and into Virunga National Park - insecurity is making the headlines again with... Read more

Head of UN Mission Condemns Deadly Rebel Attacks in Eastern Territory

17 Oct 2014 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

The top United Nations official in the Democratic Republic of the Congo today condemned a recent upsurge in deadly attacks in the eastern territories linked to the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) rebel group. "I strongly condemn the criminal attacks perpetrated during the... Read more

Two Aid Agencies Blocking Repatriation of Rwandan Refugees in DRC

17 Oct 2014 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

Two 'humanitarian agencies' in the Democratic Republic of Congo are involved in business dealings with Rwandan FDLR rebels - a factor that is encouraging combatants and their dependents to repatriate as required by UN and regional deadlines. The Democratic Forces for the... Read more

Hearing of Recalled Prosecution Witness in Bemba Trial Postponed

17 Oct 2014 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

By Wairagala WakabiThe hearing scheduled for this week to consider additional evidence from a witness who previously testified for the prosecution in Jean-Pierre Bemba's trial has been cancelled due to undisclosed logistical reasons. 'Witness 169' was recalled by International Criminal Court (ICC)... Read more

President Must Respect the Constitution and Not Seek a Third Term

16 Oct 2014 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

analysis By Decky Kipuka KabongiThere is currently one question dominating political debate in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC): Will President Kabila change the constitution and seek a third term or abide by its current terms? This question is of great... Read more

DR Congo - UN Report Spotlights Human Rights Violations Amid Wider Calls for Security Reform

15 Oct 2014 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

New York — The Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) must accelerate security sector reform and punish those who violate human rights in the name of the law, top United Nations officials declared today, amid reports of serious... Read more

Elephants Chasing Double Against Congo DR

15 Oct 2014 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

The Elephants are looking to continue with their charge at the top of Group D when they host DR Congo in Abidjan on Wednesday. Cote d'Ivoire host DR Congo in the two sides final leg Group D doubleheader just four days after... Read more

UN Set to Attack Rebels in East

14 Oct 2014 | DR Congo | Source : AllAfrica News: DR Congo

The United Nations Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (Monusco) appears to be on the verge of a military offensive to eliminate the FDLR militia in Eastern Congo. Monusco Commander Lt-Gen Carlos Alberto dos Santos Cruz told the UN Security... Read more