UN Accuses Both Sides in DR Congo's Kasai Violence
A team of international experts on the Kasai province have submitted their findings to the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva blaming all parties for mass atrocities.
Displace person (file photo).
HRW, 3 July 2018
We have just heard horrifying accounts of atrocities committed in the Democratic Republic of Congo's Kasai region, which the Human Rights Council's teamof experts concluded could… Read more »
Congo-Kinshasa: Repression Persists As Election Deadline Nears
HRW, 29 June 2018
(Kinshasa) - Government repression in the Democratic Republic of Congo six months before scheduled elections has heightened concerns of widespread political violence. On June 23,… Read more »
Congo-Kinshasa: DRC Faces Upsurge of Violence Unless a Deal Is Done With Kabila
The Conversation Africa, 3 July 2018
Amid a fresh wave of civil unrest in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the international community must question its confidence in President Joseph Kabila to achieve… Read more »
The Comité des Laïcs Catholiques - one of the country's main civil society groups have asked the AU to get more involved in the management of the country's electoral ... Read more »