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UN mission admits failure to stop DRC murders
Head of UN mission in DR Congo apologises and admits his troops did not heed alert before armed men killed 30 civilians.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 11:18 GMT
Beatings, rape and mass Congo deportation
More than 130,000 DRC citizens have been kicked out of Congo-Brazzaville as claims of physical and sexual abuse continue
Last updated: 28 Jun 2014 07:28 GMT
Congo slams 'rude' UN comments
Government of Congo-Brazzaville expresses outrage over UN accusations it forced tens of thousands to return to DR Congo.
Last updated: 29 May 2014 10:00 GMT
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
DRC troops vow fresh offensive against rebels
Buoyed by gains made in four days of fighting, government forces say they will launch new offensive to defeat rebels.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2013 08:18 GMT
Congolese soldiers push back M23 rebels
UN told M23 all but finished as a military force after gains push its fighters back to small enclave near Rwanda.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2013 23:30 GMT
Army: M23 rebels pushed back in eastern DRC
Congo army says rebels forced out of towns near city of Goma in second day of fighting as UN and US call for restraint.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2013 13:57 GMT
Congo rebels fire on UN helicopter
The M23 group, that has threatened to attack UN aircraft, says shots were a warning.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2013 20:17 GMT
UN mission in DRC urged to protect civilians
Peacekeeping troops ordered to protect civilians in eastern city of Goma after fighting between army and M23 rebels.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2013 11:47 GMT
Rwanda accuses DRC of rocket attack
Incident comes as fighting resumes in Goma between government troops and M23, a group Rwanda is accused of backing.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2013 20:38 GMT
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