UN Concerns for DR Congo Civilians Grows


The United Nations voiced their growing concern for civilians affected by the recent fighting, fearing a refugee crisis.
  • Congo-Kinshasa:  Civilian Population in Masisi At Risk

    UN Integrated Regional Information Networks, 27 November 2012

    As Masisi, a lush territory in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), finds itself surrounded by military elements and mounting conflict, humanitarian agencies grow ... read more »

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  • Congo-Kinshasa:  UN Concern for Civilians Grows As Fighting Continues in Eastern DR Congo

    UN News Service, 23 November 2012

    United Nations humanitarian agencies today voiced their growing concern for civilians affected by the recent fighting in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), where the ... read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:  UNHCR Concerned About Situation of Displaced in North Kivu

    United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 23 November 2012

    With continuing fighting in North Kivu on Friday, UNHCR said it was extremely concerned about the situation of displaced Congolese civilians in the province, especially children ... read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:  UNHCR Urges All Sides in Eastern Congo Conflict to Protect the Displaced

    United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 21 November 2012

    The UN refugee agency on Wednesday urged warring rivals in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to ensure the safety of tens of thousands of people displaced by days of ... read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:  DRC - Thousands Reported Newly Displaced in North Kivu

    United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 23 November 2012

    This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Adrian Edwards - to whom quoted text may be attributed - at the press briefing, on 23 November 2012, at the Palais des ... read more »

These villagers carry their belongings as they head towards the border with Uganda during an earlier exodus from North Kivu province.

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