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AllAfrica.com
Congolese Opposition Suspends Dialoguebe just around the corner," Zeid said, adding that Congolese authorities needed
Congolese Opposition Suspends Dialogue
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
be just around the corner," Zeid said, adding that Congolese authorities needed to "build bridges with the opposition." Congolese government spokesman Lambert Mende responded to Zeid by referring only to a United Nations official who "obviously... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Suspends Dialoguebe just around the corner," Zeid said, adding that Congolese authorities needed
Opposition Suspends Dialogue
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
be just around the corner," Zeid said, adding that Congolese authorities needed to "build bridges with the opposition." Congolese government spokesman Lambert Mende responded to Zeid by referring only to a United Nations official who "obviously... Read more
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DW
Congolese opposition suspends dialog |be just around the corner," Zeid said, adding that Congolese authorities needed
Congolese opposition suspends dialog |
DW / Posted 22 hours ago
be just around the corner," Zeid said, adding that Congolese authorities needed to "build bridges with the opposition." Congolese government spokesman Lambert Mende responded to Zeid by referring only to a United Nations official who "obviously... Read more
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iol.co.za
UN rights chief raps Congo over protest deathsclearly excessive use of force by defence and security forces against demonstra
UN rights chief raps Congo over protest deaths
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
clearly excessive use of force by defence and security forces against demonstrators in the capital," he said in Geneva. Congolese government spokesman Lambert Mende criticised French President Francois Hollande for comments in New York on... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zuma urges DRC to exercise restraint to end violent clashesclearly excessive use of force by defence and security forces against demonstra
Zuma urges DRC to exercise restraint to end violent clashes
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
clearly excessive use of force by defence and security forces against demonstrators in the capital,” he said in Geneva. Congolese government spokesperson Lambert Mende criticised French President Francois Hollande for comments in New York on... Read more
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Eye Witness News
UN rights chief raps Congo over protest deathsclearly excessive use of force by defence and security forces against demonstra
UN rights chief raps Congo over protest deaths
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
clearly excessive use of force by defence and security forces against demonstrators in the capital,” he said in Geneva. Congolese government spokesman Lambert Mende criticized French President Francois Hollande for comments in New York on... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.N. rights chief raps Congo over protest deathsclearly excessive use of force by defence and security forces against demonstra
U.N. rights chief raps Congo over protest deaths
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
clearly excessive use of force by defence and security forces against demonstrators in the capital," he said in Geneva. Congolese government spokesman Lambert Mende criticized French President Francois Hollande for comments in New York on... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Congo death toll hits 44 in anti-Kabila unrest - rights groupa crowd of demonstrators on 20 January 2015 in Kinshasa. Picture: AFP. Democra
Congo death toll hits 44 in anti-Kabila unrest - rights group
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
a crowd of demonstrators on 20 January 2015 in Kinshasa. Picture: AFP. Democratic Republic of Congo,Congo,Congo clashes,Congolese government,Democratic Republic of Congo army,Congolese police KINSHASA – At least 44 people - including 37... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Air France cancels flight to Kinshasa amid political unrestthe deteriorating local security situation for the cancellation of the flight.
Air France cancels flight to Kinshasa amid political unrest
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
the deteriorating local security situation for the cancellation of the flight. Air France plane. Picture: Facebook. Congo,Congolese government,Congolese army,Congo protests,Congolese police,Air France PARIS – Air France said on Tuesday it had... Read more
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International Business Times
Protesters demand UK government stop DRC President Joseph Kabila from pursuing third termbut that ultimate responsibility rests with Kabila's government. With tensions
Protesters demand UK government stop DRC President Joseph Kabila from pursuing third term
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
but that ultimate responsibility rests with Kabila's government. With tensions running high, a spokesman for the Congolese government insisted that there was a criminal element in protester ranks. "Everybody has the right to demonstrate,"... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DRC - Kabila Cracks Down - and Will Probably Get Away With ItWe are in Africa... where if Kabila had to say that... from that time on he los
DRC - Kabila Cracks Down - and Will Probably Get Away With It
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
We are in Africa... where if Kabila had to say that... from that time on he loses all authority." It may be 2016, but the Congolese government is still relying on colonial-era tropes to justify its poor governance. Kikaya was speaking to an... Read more
5d
EuroNews
DRC: Kahuzi-Biega National Park endangeredhas been disrupted by wars and unrest, is one of the five World Heritage Sites
DRC: Kahuzi-Biega National Park endangered
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
has been disrupted by wars and unrest, is one of the five World Heritage Sites in DR Congo. The park was gazetted by the Congolese government in 1970 to conserve the Grauer’s gorilla, the world’s largest gorilla species. It remains the only place... Read more
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International Business Times
Democratic Republic of Congo on 'pleading mission' after US threatens to impose sanctionswould include. Speaking on the condition of anonymity, the official told Reuter
Democratic Republic of Congo on 'pleading mission' after US threatens to impose sanctions
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
would include. Speaking on the condition of anonymity, the official told Reuters that Washington wants to make sure the Congolese government include all the related parties – opposition and civil society too - in the discussions. Supporters of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
DR Congo adviser on 'pleading mission' to US not to impose sanctionsto see what it would say," the official told Reuters, speaking on condition of
DR Congo adviser on 'pleading mission' to US not to impose sanctions
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
to see what it would say," the official told Reuters, speaking on condition of anonymity. "We want to make sure that the Congolese government includes political opposition, civil society in these discussions." The United States insisted again on... Read more
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Reuters
Democratic Republic of Congo adviser on 'pleading mission' to U.S. not to impose sanctionsto see what it would say," the official told Reuters, speaking on condition of
Democratic Republic of Congo adviser on 'pleading mission' to U.S. not to impose sanctions
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
to see what it would say," the official told Reuters, speaking on condition of anonymity. "We want to make sure that the Congolese government includes political opposition, civil society in these discussions." The United States insisted again on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Human Rights Council - Addressing the Human Rights Situation in the Countrycountry and help prevent an escalation of violence, abuse, and repression in th
UN Human Rights Council - Addressing the Human Rights Situation in the Country
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
country and help prevent an escalation of violence, abuse, and repression in the coming months. Since January 2015, the Congolese government has imposed a brutal crackdown against those who have spoken out against or opposed attempts to extend... Read more
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News.com.au
UN 'rescues 300 South Sudanese in Congo'injured in fighting against government troops in the South Sudanese capital Jub
UN 'rescues 300 South Sudanese in Congo'
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
injured in fighting against government troops in the South Sudanese capital Juba in July, and fled the country. The Congolese government has not confirmed that he went to Congo. The Sudanese government later confirmed that Machar had arrived... Read more
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18d
PhysOrg
African fishers undertake highly risky expeditions to make a livingthe University of Exeter have tracked the journeys taken by fishers in the Repu
African fishers undertake highly risky expeditions to make a living
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
the University of Exeter have tracked the journeys taken by fishers in the Republic of Congo as part of their work with the Congolese Government to protect the local marine environment and improve marine resource management. This is the first time... Read more
19d
The Age
Australian resource company embroiled in claims it bribed the family of Congo presidentpolitician. He would also be investigated in Paris, Geneva and London for his a
Australian resource company embroiled in claims it bribed the family of Congo president
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
politician. He would also be investigated in Paris, Geneva and London for his allegedly corrupt activities and for spending Congolese government funds on luxurious properties, sports cars and designer clothing. But the reason this man was so... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SADC - Reverse Downward Slide On Rightsone of the latest attempts to curtail human rights reporting during a period of
SADC - Reverse Downward Slide On Rights
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
one of the latest attempts to curtail human rights reporting during a period of increased government repression, the Congolese government in early August 2016 blocked a senior Human Rights Watch researcher, Ida Sawyer, from continuing to work... Read more
25d
AllAfrica.com
'They Hacked Him and Threw Him in a Pigsty'really responsible?" he asked. Locals of Beni, such as Nenos Mbula, blame the
'They Hacked Him and Threw Him in a Pigsty'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
really responsible?" he asked. Locals of Beni, such as Nenos Mbula, blame the ADF, but equally pin responsibility on the Congolese government. "These are the ADF because it's been at least two years that they have been coming with machetes and... Read more
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26d
Aljazeera
Beni, DRC: 'They hacked him and threw him in a pigsty'he asked.Who is to blame? Locals of Beni, such as Nenos Mbula, blame the ADF,
Beni, DRC: 'They hacked him and threw him in a pigsty'
Aljazeera / Posted 26 days ago
he asked.Who is to blame? Locals of Beni, such as Nenos Mbula, blame the ADF, but equally pin responsibility on the Congolese government. "These are the ADF because it's been at least two years that they have been coming with machetes and... Read more
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26d
AllAfrica.com
The Danger of Fighting Fire With Fireof civilians killed since October 2014. "The genocide will only continue. Inno
The Danger of Fighting Fire With Fire
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
of civilians killed since October 2014. "The genocide will only continue. Innocent civilians are being executed while the Congolese government fails to come up with any retaliatory or preventative measures," said Jules Vahikehya, secretary general... Read more
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express
Shocking scenes as women are lynched and set on fire in Congo as ethnic tensions flarethe 100-day-long killing spree. Rwanda's Tutsi government, backed by Ugandans,
Shocking scenes as women are lynched and set on fire in Congo as ethnic tensions flare
express / Posted 29 days ago
the 100-day-long killing spree. Rwanda's Tutsi government, backed by Ugandans, preceded to wage war against Hutu and Congolese government forces after they began to attack Congo’s Tutsi population, causing yet more tension in the area.... Read more
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