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News: Democratic Republic of the Congo

We have started to collect the most important news related to Democratic Republic of the Congo in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Democratic Republic of the Congo: news

Congo rebel pull-out conditional

Tuesday, November 27th 2012, 22:24
related places: Goma

DR Congo rebels set conditions for the withdrawal from the eastern city of Goma after earlier reports that they would pull out by Tuesday afternoon.
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AUDIO: Hollywood actor inspired by DR Congo

Monday, November 26th 2012, 17:13
related places: Goma

M23 rebels in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo are facing international calls for their withdrawal from the city of Goma, which they captured last week.
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DR Congo rebels 'in new talks'

Monday, November 26th 2012, 14:57
related countries: Uganda Uganda
related places: Goma

The military commander of DR Congo's M23 rebels is reported to have flown to Uganda for talks as a deadline looms for them to leave the city of Goma.
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DR Congo rebels urged to stop war

Saturday, November 24th 2012, 21:39
related places: Goma

A summit of four African heads of state tells M23 rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo to end their war and leave the eastern city of Goma.
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Refugee fears in DR Congo crisis

Friday, November 23rd 2012, 18:02
related places: Goma

UN aid agencies warn of a worsening humanitarian crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where rebels recently seized the city of Goma.
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DR Congo's army chief suspended

Friday, November 23rd 2012, 12:21

The head of the army in DR Congo is suspended over claims he sold weapons to armed groups, as the government says it has seized back a town from rebels.
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PM urges Rwanda action on militia

Friday, November 23rd 2012, 1:08
related countries: Rwanda Rwanda, United Kingdom United Kingdom

David Cameron says the UK "cannot ignore the evidence" of Rwanda's involvement with militia which have taken control of parts of neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo.
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Is DR Congo's cycle of chaos unbreakable?

Thursday, November 22nd 2012, 13:15

What next after rebels seize DR Congo city?
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Congo rebels reject pull-out call

Thursday, November 22nd 2012, 12:50
related places: Goma

Rebels in resource-rich Democratic Republic of Congo reject a call by regional leaders to withdraw from the main eastern city of Goma.
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DR Congo to study rebel demands

Wednesday, November 21st 2012, 22:16

DR Congo's president says he is prepared to study the grievances of rebels who have made rapid advances in the east of the country.
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DR Congo rebels lap up Goma cheers

Wednesday, November 21st 2012, 17:57
related places: Goma

DR Congo militia lap up cheers after the capture of Goma
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Congo rebels threaten new advance

Wednesday, November 21st 2012, 17:06
related places: Goma, Kinshasa

Rebels in DR Congo threaten to advance to the capital, Kinshasa, after capturing the eastern city of Goma as regional leaders hold crisis talks.
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UN condemns rebel seizure of Goma

Wednesday, November 21st 2012, 9:10
related places: Goma

The UN Security Council backs a resolution calling for sanctions against leaders of rebels in DR Congo, hours after they seized the eastern city of Goma.
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VIDEO: Rebel soldiers march past UN in Goma

Tuesday, November 20th 2012, 23:05
related places: Goma

Fighters from the M23 rebel group have captured Goma, the main city in resource-rich eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.
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Congolese rebels capture Goma

Tuesday, November 20th 2012, 20:42
related places: Goma

Rebel fighters seize control of Goma, the main city in resource-rich eastern DR Congo, meeting little resistance from the army or UN peacekeepers.
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VIDEO: Rebels enter Goma city

Tuesday, November 20th 2012, 15:55
related places: Goma

Rebel fighters have entered central Goma, the main city in resource-rich eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.
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VIDEO: Goma under attack from armed rebels

Monday, November 19th 2012, 23:36
related countries: Rwanda Rwanda

Rwanda said its territory came under fire amid renewed clashes in the neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo.
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China and Congo satellite deal

Monday, November 19th 2012, 19:02
related countries: China China

China agrees to launch a communications satellite for the Democratic Republic of Congo within the next three years.
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DR Congo rejects rebel ultimatum

Monday, November 19th 2012, 18:49
related places: Goma

The DR Congo government rejects a rebel ultimatum to start talks as fighting continues near the main eastern city of Goma, with Rwanda saying its territory has been hit.
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VIDEO: DR Congo rebels advance on Goma

Monday, November 19th 2012, 13:17
related places: Goma

Rebels in eastern DR Congo have advanced to within a few kilometres of the provincial capital, Goma
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DR Congo rebels advance on Goma

Sunday, November 18th 2012, 22:10
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Goma

Rebels in eastern DR Congo advance to within a few kilometres of the provincial capital, Goma, as the UK urges its citizens to leave the country.
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UN condemns DR Congo rebel attack

Sunday, November 18th 2012, 0:07
related places: Goma

The UN Security Council condemns the resumption of rebel attacks in eastern DR Congo, as rebels advance towards provincial capital, Goma.
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DR Congo vows to defend Goma city

Friday, November 16th 2012, 14:50

A Congolese regional governor tells the BBC that rebels will not take the main eastern city of Goma, following fierce fighting.
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DR Congo fighting near Goma city

Thursday, November 15th 2012, 17:51
related places: Goma

Clashes have broken out in eastern Democratic Republic Congo near Goma city between UN-backed government troops and rebels, in the most serious fighting since July.
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DR Congo rebel leader sanctioned

Wednesday, November 14th 2012, 12:55
related countries: United States United States

The US government imposes sanctions on the leader of the M23 rebels in DR Congo, a day after the UN imposes an asset freeze and travel ban on him.
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Rwandans kill DR Congo soldier

Monday, November 5th 2012, 10:13
related countries: Rwanda Rwanda

Rwanda accuses DR Congo soldiers of 'provocation' after a group crossed the border and one was shot dead, further raising tensions along the volatile area.
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Uganda 'to pull out of Somalia'

Friday, November 2nd 2012, 18:03
related countries: Somalia Somalia, Uganda Uganda

Uganda will withdraw its troops from international missions because of accusations it is arming Congolese rebels, its security minister says.
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Congo anti-rape doctor attacked

Friday, October 26th 2012, 15:21

Unknown gunmen try to kill a Congolese doctor widely praised for his work helping rape victims, he tells the BBC.
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DR Congo rebels kill park rangers

Friday, October 26th 2012, 11:52

Two rangers and a soldier are killed by rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo's famous Virunga National Park, officials say.
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Uganda reviews Somali operation

Thursday, October 25th 2012, 10:56
related countries: Somalia Somalia, Uganda Uganda

Uganda says it has been stabbed in the back by the UN over claims it backs DR Congo rebels - and is reviewing the presence of its troops in Somalia.
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UN to target DR Congo rebel group

Friday, October 19th 2012, 23:54

The UN Security Council says it intends to impose sanctions against leaders of the M23 rebel movement in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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