DR Congo Peace Talks Stall Again

Negotiations have reportedly hit a snag again after the delegation representing M23 rebels failed to show up for the session.
  • Congo-Kinshasa:  Talks Between Govt and Rebels Stall Again

    The New Times, 11 December 2012

    Negotiations between the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) government and M23 rebels stalled again yesterday after the M23 delegation refused to turn up to listen to the DRC ... read more »


  • Congo-Kinshasa:  Who Wants Peace in DRC? Not the Media, Rights Groups or Even Some Countries

    The New Times, 11 December 2012

    Since May this year, the Great Lakes Region has been in the spotlight - with events in eastern DR Congo dominating the headlines. In March, the world's attention turned on the ... read more »

  • Uganda:  Tense Start of Congo Dialogue in Kampala

    New Vision, 10 December 2012

    The peace talks between the DR Congo government and the M23 rebels began acrimoniously on Sunday, with the government side accusing the rebels of using the media's presence to ... read more »

  • Southern Africa:  SADC Summit Pledges Continued Support for DRC

    Angola Press Agency, 10 December 2012

    The Extraordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) held in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, has decided to continue assisting the ... read more »

  • Zambia:  More Refugees Flee DRC Fighting

    The Times of Zambia, 10 December 2012

    THE number of refugees entering Zambia from the Democratic Republic Congo (DRC) into Luapula Province has risen to more 900, Defence Minister Geoffrey Mwamba has said. read more »

  • Southern Africa:  Regional Leaders Speak on Madagascar, DR Congo, Zimbabwe

    South African Government, 10 December 2012

    1. The Extraordinary Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) was held in Dar es Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania from 7 ... read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:  UN Official Stresses Civilian Protection On Visit to Areas Affected By DR Congo Violence

    UN News Service, 9 December 2012

    While relief workers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have scaled up assistance to those affected by the recent violence in Goma, the protection of civilians remains a ... read more »