UN prepares for FDLR offensive in DRC

Rwandan fighters in the DR Congo, who have ignored deadline to surrender, now face military action.

    The United Nations says it is planning a military offensive against FDLR rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

    The FDLR fighters were given until January 2 to surrender or face military action.

    Al Jazeera's Malcom Webb reports from a UN camp, where some rebels have laid down their weapons, but others remain at large.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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