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UN and Congo troops attack Hutu rebels
UN and government forces attack Rwandan Hutu rebels based in DR Congo's eastern borderlands.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2014 02:58 GMT
Congo army assault on rebel-held area
DRC forces launch UN-backed operations against a rebel-held village used for trade and business.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2014 06:40 GMT
Congo army enters last major rebel stronghold
Offensive of DRC's UN-backed military sends thousands fleeing into neighbouring Uganda.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2013 06:49 GMT
DR Congo and M23 rebels agree to resume talks
Resumption of talks comes weeks after government troops backed by UN forces launched fresh attacks against rebels.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2013 01:47 GMT
DRC combatants suffer heavy casualties
The fighting has drawn in UN troops from Malawi, South Africa and Tanzania who are now fighting alongside the DRC army.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2013 10:22 GMT
Congo refugees pour into Uganda after attack
Ugandan rebels attack town in eastern Congo, raising fears of a renewed campaign and a refugee influx.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2013 11:02 GMT
World Bank offers $1bn to Africa Great Lakes
Funds for health, education, hydro-electric projects and cross-border trade come amid fresh fighting in the region.
Last updated: 22 May 2013 12:49 GMT
Rebels reject DR Congo peace plan
M23 rebels tell Al Jazeera they will not lay down their weapons until they hold direct talks with the Kabila government.
Last updated: 25 Nov 2012 05:39 GMT
Rwandan president opts out of DR Congo summit
Rwandan leader is not expected in Ugandan capital, as regional leaders meet to discuss the DR Congo crisis.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2012 14:03 GMT
Fears of refugee crisis in DR Congo
Thousands pour out of city in eastern DR Congo where M23 rebels have racked up military gains against government troops.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2012 08:52 GMT
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3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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