DR Congo's Kabila Snubs Senior Diplomats
President Joseph Kabila sent a message this weekend that he was "no longer available" for the meeting with the United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and the African Union Chair Moussa Faki. just before the UN and AU diplomats were due to travel to Kinshasa.
President Kabila UN Secretary General António Guterres and the African Union Chair Moussa Faki.
Congo-Kinshasa: In DR Congo, Speak Out and Get Arrested
HRW, 13 July 2018
Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo arrested seven activists on Wednesday in the eastern city of Goma after a sit-in in front of MONUSCO, the UN peacekeeping mission in… Read more »
IRIN, 12 July 2018
Two years of tit-for-tat attacks in Rutshuru have left villages burnt, civilians killed, and communities divided along ethnic lines Read more »
Congo-Kinshasa: Mothers of Congo's Lost Children Break Silence
Africa Renewal, 5 July 2018
Augustine hasn't seen her six-year-old daughter in over a year. She has steeled herself for the worst. "There is no hope," she says. "I will never see my daughter again." Read more »
HRW, 29 June 2018
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The Democratic Republic of the Congo has rejected a report by a United Nations human rights team that accused the army of committing mass killings, torture and rape in the ... Read more »
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. Read more »