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DR Congo risks violence despite rebel defeat
While hopes for peace blossomed after M23 rebel surrender, much work remains after 20 years of war.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2014 08:35 GMT
UN's elite force raises the stakes in DRC
Allowing peacekeepers to go on the offensive in eastern Congo marks a risky departure, observers say.
Carol Jean Gallo
Last updated: 16 Jul 2013 17:04 GMT
Reporter's Notebook: The rise of M23
Congolese rebels may have withdrawn from Goma, but there is a very real threat that fighting could soon return to DRC.
2012 Year in Review
Last updated: 30 Dec 2012 00:01 GMT
Q&A: Behind the M23 mutiny in DR Congo
Former UN expert says solving the crisis in the country's east requires a compromise neither side is likely to make.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2012 22:17 GMT
Can military action fix DR Congo's conflict?
As rebels assert their authority in eastern DR Congo, we ask if a joint African military action is the best solution.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2012 08:30 GMT
Media, Mandela, and mayhem in the Congo
A new bout of violence in central Africa is largely ignored by the rest of the world.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2012 16:04 GMT
Face to face with the rebels of DR Congo
During a lull in the fighting, Al Jazeera talks to Congolese rebel group M23 about their political goals.
Last updated: 28 May 2012 16:56 GMT
Congo's flawed but necessary election
The UN and EU's decision not to send election monitors to DRC may place the country's third poll since 1960 in jeopardy.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2011 13:52 GMT
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