Alleged DR Congo Coup Plotters on the Run
Police are still searching for two men who were part of a group accused of plotting to overthrow DRC President Joseph Kabila. Nineteen others were captured and have already appeared in a South African court.
South Africa: U.S. Citizen Among 19 Congolese Coup Plotters
South African Press Association, 7 February 2013
A US citizen was among 19 people who appeared in a South African court on Thursday to face charges of plotting a coup against the government of Congo. read more »
South Africa: Arrest of DRC Plot Suspects Welcomed
SouthAfrica.info, 7 February 2013
African Union Commission chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma has welcomed the South African authorities' arrest of 19 people suspected of plotting to overthrow President Joseph ... read more »
Congo-Kinshasa: South Africa Arrests Alleged DRC Rebels
South African Press Association, 6 February 2013
African Union chairwoman Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma welcomed the arrest of 19 alleged Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) rebels in Limpopo on Tuesday. read more »
South Africa: Alleged Coup Plotters (press release)
South African Government, 5 February 2013
On 5 February 2013, the Special Task Force Unit of the South African Police Service arrested 19 members of an alleged Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) rebel movement in a remote ... read more »
Residents of Rutshuru Territory flee their homes to seek safety in Goma.