Congolese Troops Shoot Dozens of Burundian Refugees
At least 18 Burundian refugees have been killed after security forces from the Democratic Republic of Congo fired on a group of refugees in the South Kivu province of eastern DRC.
Congo-Kinshasa: Congolese Troops Shoot Dozens of Burundian Refugees in DRC
Deutsche Welle, 16 September 2017
Thousands of Burundi refugees have fled their country to the DRC in order to escape violence. Yet across the border, clashes with Congolese security forces have left some refugees… Read more »
Government army (FARDC) troops (file photo).
UN News, 21 July 2017
Wrapping up a four-day mission to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the United Nations humanitarian chief today urged the world "not to forget the DRC," and called for… Read more »
Congo-Kinshasa: North Kivu - Civilians Bear the Brunt of Fresh Fighting
Al Jazeera, 21 June 2017
Goma, DRC - Ouimana Buiko Zawadi is desperate to get her story out. She sits with her four children and her brothers on the floor of a bare room in a camp for displaced people in… Read more »
CAJ News, 19 April 2017
MALAWI is battling a surge of refugees fleeing raging conflict in Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo. The two Central African countries are experiencing bloody violence… Read more »