Rwandan Rebels Kill Civilians in DR Congo


The Rwandan rebel group, FDLR, has killed 39 people in the Shabunda region of South Kivu, human rights groups have told Radio Okapi.

MONUC troops on patrol in Goma (file photo).

  • Congo-Kinshasa:  Rwandan Rebels Kill Dozens of Civilians

    allAfrica.com, 5 January 2012

    The Rwandan rebel group, Forces démocratiques pour la libération du Rwanda (FDLR), killed 39 people on Monday and Tuesday in the Shabunda region of South Kivu, human ... read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:  Rwandan Hutu Rebels Kill 26 - Army

    Radio Netherlands Worldwide, 5 January 2012

    At least 26 people have been killed and 13 wounded so far this year in two attacks by Rwandan Hutu rebels in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, an army official said ... read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:  UN Experts Outline Sources of Funding for Armed Rebels

    UN News Service, 30 December 2011

    Armed rebel groups active in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) derive their funds from several sources, notably trade in natural resources, but also ordinary commerce and ... read more »

  • Rwanda:  Court Remands 'FDLR Collaborators'

    The New Times, 7 November 2011

    Seventeen members of the Democratic Republic of Congo-based Rwandan rebel group, Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), who were apprehended by security officials ... read more »