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DRC leaves Uganda-hosted talks with rebels
Move follows failure of government and M23 to agree on wording of document to end the insurgency officially.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2013 11:47 GMT
DR Congo rebels accused of atrocities
Government soldiers say bodies were found in freshly dug graves after rebels retreated from base near Ugandan border.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2013 05:05 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
UN says more troops needed to fight al-Shabab
Security Council told 4,400 extra soldiers required to aid African Union in battle against al-Shabab force in Somalia.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2013 23:10 GMT
Congolese armed forces occupy rebel positions
DR Congo's government troops take strategic hills overlooking eastern town of Goma as rebel fighters withdraw.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2013 13:49 GMT
UN accuses Congolese troops of child rapes
Report finds more than 97 women and 33 girls subject to rape by DRC forces as M23 perpetrated its own violence.
Last updated: 08 May 2013 17:33 GMT
UN pressures DR Congo on soldier 'rapists'
UN gives one-week deadline to take action against soldiers accused 126 rapes or it will set up 'intervention brigade'.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2013 16:22 GMT
UN seeks to deploy drones over DR Congo
Congo government supports move, but neighbouring Rwanda against plan for surveillance aircraft to monitor vast nation.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2013 06:52 GMT
DR Congo rebels threaten to ditch peace talks
M23 rebellion leaders demand DRC government sign ceasefire as pre-condition for second round of negotiations in Uganda.
Last updated: 04 Jan 2013 09:07 GMT
Rwanda accuses DR Congo of border shelling
Tension between central African neighbours is reaching breaking point over an uprising in Congo's eastern hills.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2012 03:45 GMT
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