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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
Rival Mali rebels agree to suspend fighting
Al-Qaeda-linked group and Tuareg fighters, who took large swathes country's north in April, pledge to cease hostilities.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2012 11:09 GMT
UN alleges rapes in DR Congo unrest
The UN accuses both government troops and M23 rebels of killing, raping, and pillaging in Minova and Goma.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2012 12:09 GMT
Rebels begin withdrawal in eastern DR Congo
M23 spokesman says the group is doing a phased pullout from territory they have captured, starting south of Goma.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2012 11:59 GMT
DR Congo rejects rebels' ultimatum on talks
Rebels gave the government 24 hours to open talks and pull back its forces or risk an escalation of fighting in the east
Last updated: 19 Nov 2012 12:40 GMT
DRC rebels close in on regional capital
The rebel army is at the gates of DR Congo's capital, causing panic in the city as government soldiers, officials flee.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2012 04:26 GMT
DR Congo rebels seize another town
M23 fighters take Kibumb, raising fears of advancement towards provincial capital, despite UN calls for end to war.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2012 14:25 GMT
Syrian forces continue to shell Aleppo
At least 20 people have been reportedly killed in Aleppo by government forces when they shelled a bakery.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2012 20:00 GMT
UN mulls Syria peacekeeping plan
Diplomats say force of 3,000 troops could be deployed should a ceasefire take hold and pending Security Council mandate.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2012 03:49 GMT
Uganda and Rwanda deny supporting DRC rebels
Officials from both nations say UN report alleging they are backing M23 rebels against DRC government is "rubbish".
Last updated: 17 Oct 2012 17:30 GMT
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