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Confederation Cup: Holders TP Mazembe seize quarter-final advantage

Added: 17.09.2017 8:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

Holders TP Mazembe of the Democratic Republic of Congo beat Al Hilal Obeid 2-1 in Sudan, in the first leg of the Confederation Cup quarter-final.

From: www.bbc.co.uk

Canada has deported hundreds of people back to war torn countries

Added: 10.09.2017 14:02 | 1 views | 0 comments

That includes 134 people to Iraq, 62 to the Democratic Republic of Congo and 43 to Afghanistan, the data shows.

Displaced and desperate: IDPs flee violence in DRC

Added: 27.08.2017 7:25 | 4 views | 0 comments

Half a million people have been displaced in Tanganyika, in southeastern Democratic Republic of Congo.

From: www.aljazeera.com

Death toll in DR Congo landslide climbs to 140

Added: 21.08.2017 6:50 | 2 views | 0 comments

The death toll from a landslide that swept over a fishing village on the banks of a lake in the Democratic Republic of Congo has reached 140, the government said today.

From: www.dnaindia.com

Congo landslide death toll likely to rise over 200 - Ituri governor

Added: 18.08.2017 17:19 | 1 views | 0 comments

A landslide in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo likely killed more than 200 people, based on estimates from the number of households submerged, the governor of affected Ituri province said on Friday.

From: www.dnaindia.com

U.N. Security Council members urge new probe into killings of monitors

Added: 17.08.2017 14:19 | 0 views | 0 comments

Several members of the U. N. Security Council called on U. N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Thursday to establish an international investigation into the murders of two U. N. investigators in Democratic Republic of Congo earlier this year.

From: www.dnaindia.com

40 killed in landslide in Democratic Republic of Congo

Added: 17.08.2017 8:39 | 4 views | 0 comments

August 17, 2017 8:39 PM
BUNIA, Democratic Republic of Congo (AFP) - A landslide has swept over a fishing village on the banks of a lake in the north-east Democratic Republic of Congo, killing 40 people, a regional official said on Thursday (Aug 17).

From: www.straitstimes.com

UN Investigation Finds Monitors Murdered By Congolese Militia

Added: 16.08.2017 19:31 | 1 views | 0 comments

A United Nations inquiry into the disappearance and murder of two U.N. investigations discovered that the suspects were a group of Congolese, who were likely militia members from the central Democratic Republic of Congo, but due to a lack of evidence there could be others involved, according to Reuters. Michael Sharp, an American who was a coordinator from an independent sanctions monitoring group, and Zaida Catalan, a Swede, were killed while in central Congo on March 12 during investigations for a report to the U.N. Security Council. Their bodies were found two weeks after their disappearance, with U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres setting up an internal board of inquiry which...

RFI programmes resume in Congo after lengthy gov't shutdown

Added: 11.08.2017 8:09 | 1 views | 0 comments

Radio France Internationale (RFI) has resumed services in Democratic Republic of Congo after a 10-month shutdown over what the government said was the station's sympathy for opposition rallies, RFI and the Congolese government said on Friday.

Separatist Sect and Congo Security Forces Clash in Two Cities, Killing At Least 15

Added: 07.08.2017 19:50 | 0 views | 0 comments

Congolese security forces killed at least 14 members of the separatist sect Bunda dia Kongo (BDK) in both the capital city of Kinshasa and the southwestern city of Matadi on Monday, according to Reuters. One police officer also died in the violence after an attack on Kinshasa's main prison and demonstrations by other members against Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila in Kinshasa, Matadi, and the southwestern city of Boma, according to witnesses and security sources. Congo has been experiencing ongoing large-scale prison breaks in recent months which has exacerbated the ongoing violence since Kabila refused to step down when his mandate expired in December. The...

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