DR Congo Troops to be Deployed to Goma

Congolese soldiers are expected to enter Goma as consultations about peace talks to end the conflict between the government and M23 rebels reach the final stage.

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    New Times, 4 December 2012

    Days after M23 rebels fully withdrew from Goma, consultations at the regional level have begun to have the mutineers negotiate with the DRC government. Read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:   DRC Crisis - ICGLR Efforts Paying Off

    New Times, 4 December 2012

    The M23 Movement last Saturday withdrew all its fighters from DRC's strategic eastern city of Goma and nearby locations, as part of a regional deal that envisages a political… Read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:   ICGLR to Decide Entry of DRC Army Into Goma

    New Times, 3 December 2012

    UN peacekeepers in the Congo and the Congolese National Police will keep control of Goma until the ICGLR decides on the return of the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of… Read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:   Why Kampala Summit Was a Total Failure

    Fahamu, 29 November 2012

    The recent conference on the M23 rebellion in DR Congo achieved little. With increasing international disinterest in the crisis, Africa must unite to end this conflict. Read more »


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