Mixed Reaction to DR Congo Peace Framework
The new framework signed by regional leaders recently, has been lauded by some with others questioning whether it will end decades of conflict.
South Africa: DRC Peace Charter 'Calls for Commitment'
SouthAfrica.info, 25 February 2013
The signing of a peace charter for the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) presents an opportunity to bring about stability in Africa's war-torn Great Lakes region, says South ... read more »
Tanzania Daily News, 25 February 2013
PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete has assured the international community that Tanzania will play its part in making sure that peace prevails in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). read more »
Angola Press Agency, 24 February 2013
Angola expresses its willingness to continue to strive for the respect of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and the Great Lakes ... read more »
Oxfam International, 24 February 2013
A framework for peace in the Democratic Republic of Congo, due to be signed today, will fail to end the suffering of millions of people in the east of the country unless concrete ... read more »
Congo-Kinshasa: Peace Plan for DRC - Another Illusion? (opinion)
The New Times, 25 February 2013
The search for peace in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) continues. On Sunday 24th February, a peace plan for the country was signed in the Ethiopian Capital, Addis Ababa, by ... read more »
Thousands of civilians have fled violence in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (file photo).