Congolese Fighting Uproots Thousands

A new outbreak of fighting between Congolese government forces and the M23 rebel movement has uprooted tens of thousands of people, says the United Nations.

  • Congo-Kinshasa:   New Fighting Uproots Thousands

    UN News, 16 July 2013

    The United Nations refugee agency today voiced concern about a new emergency in the North Kivu area of eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), where renewed fighting has… Read more »


  • Congo-Kinshasa:   M23 Rebels Advance Towards Goma

    UN News, 15 July 2013

    United Nations peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are on high alert today and stand ready to use force to protect civilians in Goma from an advancing… Read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:   M23 Rebel Attack Sparks Heavy Fighting - UN

    Monusco, 14 July 2013

    In the afternoon of 14 July, heavy fighting broke out in Mutaho, 8 km NW of Goma, after an FARDC position in the locality was attacked by a significant group of the M-23. Read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:   DRC, M23 Peace Talks to Resume in Kampala

    New Times, 9 June 2013

    Talks aimed at ending fighting in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) between government troops and the M23 rebels could resume next week. Read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:   New Urgency to Talks With M23 Rebels

    allAfrica, 8 July 2013

    There is a new urgency to the latest round of talks in Kampala between the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo and its foes in the M23 rebel group. Read more »

M23 rebels in Goma.


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