Congo Rebels Exert Authority Over Goma

Author:
Uhaki News
Publisher:
IWPRmedia
Publication Date:
28 November 2012
Tags:
Congo-Kinshasa, Arms and Military Affairs, Conflict, Peace and Security

This film shows M23 rebels establishing their authority in the east Congolese city of Goma, a day after they entered it unopposed on November 20. The footage was shot by Uhaki News, an IWPR project in the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC. At a public meeting, rebel spokesman Colonel Vianney Kazarama said, "All members of FARDC [DRC’s army] and police officers who have remained in the city automatically become member of M23.”

 



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