DR Congo Govt and Rebels Set for Peace Talks
Negotiations to bring peace to the country are expected to take place in Uganda between delegations representing the government and M23 rebels.
Congo-Kinshasa: Govt and Rebels Expected in Uganda for Peace Talks
New Times, 5 December 2012
Delegations representing the government of DRC and the M23 rebels are expected to arrive in Kampala today for peace negotiations. Read more »
Congolese army soldiers deployed against M23 rebels (file photo).
Southern Africa: Region Calls Urgent Summit on Congo
SAnews.gov.za, 6 December 2012
President Jacob Zuma is to travel to Dar es Salam where regional leaders are expected to hammer out approaches to end the crisis in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Read more »
New Vision, 4 December 2012
A total of 10 countries in the Great Lakes region have resolved to form a joint force of 4,000 troops to contain the insurgency in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC),… Read more »
UN News, 4 December 2012
Amid reports of volatility in the area, the United Nations refugee agency today said it is concerned about the security of displaced people in the eastern Democratic Republic of… Read more »
Congo-Kinshasa: Refugees Return to Northern Congo, but Concerns Remain
UNHCR, 5 December 2012
Martine is understandably nervous about her decision to return home. "It has been more than three years since I left here and it will be not easy to rebuild my life," she tells… Read more »