Uganda Says Over 550 Rebels Killed In DR Congo Operation

Uganda has killed more than 560 members of an Islamic State-allied rebel group since launching…

Uganda: Police Say Five Arrested, More Explosives Recovered

Ugandan police have arrested another five people and discovered five more explosives around the capital…

Kenya Drops Visa Requirement for DR Congo Nationals

Kenya has removed visa requirements for citizens of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), local…

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DR Congo: Senior Army Officials Arrested Ordering ‘Lethal Force’ On Protesters

Two senior military officials in the Democratic Republic of Congo have been arrested after allegedly…

DR Congo Forces Under Fire for ‘Killing’ Protesters

Rights group Human Rights Watch (HRW) has criticised security forces in the Democratic Republic of…

DRC: Rising Twirwaneho rebel group highlights the unending volatility of the country’s east

Christopher P. Davey, Clark University The three-decade conflict in the eastern region of the Democratic…

DR Congo: Drunk Soldiers Fire At Civilians, Kill 8

One “inebriated” soldier killed eight passengers and wounded seven on Monday aboard a boat on Lake Tanganyika, South-Kivu province’s Fizi territory administrator Aime Kawaya Mutipula told AFP.

DR Congo: Explosion Kills 8 At Military Camp In Goma

The cause of the incident at Katindo camp, in the city of Goma, was not immediately clear. Services have been deployed to investigate, said Muyaya on Twitter.

Congo: M23 “Withdraws Troops from Combat”, Seeks Dialogue

Heavy fighting broke out on Monday after the M23 attacked two Congolese army positions near the borders with Uganda and Rwanda and advanced on nearby towns, causing thousands of people to flee into Uganda.