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DR Congo and Rwanda begin the demarcation of common border

Source: Radio Okapi

New efforts of boundary demarcation between Rwanda and the DRC launched Tuesday, August 26 between North Kivu and Rubavu district in Rwanda. A mixed DRC-Rwanda commission runs the project in accordance with the main recommendation of the bipartisan Rwanda-DRC meeting on the question of the border limits, held from 5 to 9 last August in Goma. 143 more words

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DR Congo: three killed in armed attacks in South Kivu

Source: Radio Okapi

Seven attacks by groups of highwaymen were recorded in the past three weeks on the number 5 national road in the Ruzizi plain, which connects the town of Bukavu to the city of Uvira in South Kivu. 146 more words

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DR Congo: fighting between FARDC and rebel FNL in three locations in South Kivu

Source: Radio Okapi

The Armed Forces of the DRC (FARDC) and the Burundian rebel National Liberation Front (FNL) have been reported to be fighting since Thursday, August 21 in the towns of Kazimwe, Kisanga and Muhungu in Muhungu group in South Kivu. 137 more words

DR Congo

22 Kanama 2014: Imyaka 20 irashize Operation Turquoise yaje gutabara abajenosideri mu Rwanda irangiye

Na: Tom Ndahiro

Uyu mwaka twibutse ku nshuro ya 20 jenoside yakorewe Abatutsi mu Rwanda. Hanabaye kwizihiza ku nshuro ya 20 kwibohora. 547 more words

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DR Congo: South Kivu militia occupies three localities in Shabunda

Source: Radio Okapi

Fighters from the armed Raïa Mutomboki militia group, headed by leader Mwami Alexander took control of the town of Penekusu in Shabunda territory (South Kivu) on 20 August. 191 more words

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UDPS & UNC : Stratégies Circonstancielles & Récupératrices vers 2016

On dirait que tout est peut-être permis en politique congolaise pourvu que les manœuvres entreprises amènent à accède au pouvoir. Des alliances se forgent, se reforgent, se défont; mais surtout, elles se fondent sur ce sentiment extraordinaire d’occuper le poste chéri de la présidence de la République. 1,232 more words

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