05 Nov 2013 12:37 GMT
Rebels fighting in country's east have been accused by rights groups of widespread atrocities, including rape.
Malcolm Webb 18 Mar 2013 19:58 GMT
The conflict between rebels and government, after the last round of fighting, appears to be drawing to a close.
04 Dec 2013 21:57 GMT
Congolese discuss what the UN's first-time launch of surveillance drones could mean for its peacekeeping mission.
05 Nov 2013 14:27 GMT
Is the recent defeat of M23 rebels a turning point for the region?
30 Oct 2013 12:30 GMT
We ask if the might of the Congolese rebel group is waning, or if it can still fight back.
27 Jul 2013 08:41 GMT
Can the UN intervention brigade bring lasting peace and stability to the war-torn country?
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The Kivu regions are traditionally viewed as conflict-ridden, but the area is transforming.
Ambassador to UN says Rwanda will strike DR Congo if cross-border firing continues, after peace talks break down.
Both sides deny instigating latest fighting in restive east, days after peace talks were suspended.
Statement from rebels talks of major progress with Congolese government at peace talks in neighbouring Uganda.
UN calls on government to fulfil its obligations towards victims of sexual violence committed in east of the country.
Resumption of talks comes weeks after government troops backed by UN forces launched fresh attacks against rebels.
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Former vice president supports rebellion against President Kiir as violence flares and thousands seek refuge.
On International Migrants Day some foreign domestic workers in the Middle East say they are routinely abused.