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Miriki: Forging Evidence to Kill Hutus in DRC

I received a link to this Congolese website benilubero.com, which features news items about atrocities committed against the local population in Beni Lubero, DRC. The pictures are beyond horrifying. 1,434 more words

Genocide

21 KILLED IN EAST CONGO VIOLENCE

KINSHASA – At least 21 people were killed, 40 wounded and dozens of houses burned in weekend attacks aimed at Hutus in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the United Nations said on Monday, expressing alarm at rising ethnic violence. 224 more words

News

DRC 365 #26

Sweet-Tooth. Drop a seed anywhere here and it will grow. This fertile soil is home to thousands of wild plants which keep the honey bee happy and busy. 56 more words

Humanitarian Aid Work

Can the UN patch things up in Congo?

Source: IRIN

A year ago, the Congolese army and MONUSCO, the UN peacekeeping force in the Democratic Republic of Congo, were supposed to launch joint operations to take on Rwandan Hutu rebels. 1,289 more words

Conflict

DRC365 #18


Celebrations. I am learning more and more the importance of celebrating. After nearly a year of hard work, the community and staff gathered at this reservoir to sing, dance and rejoice that their community now had safe water. 59 more words

Humanitarian Aid Work

Nord-Kivu: inhumation de 18 victimes de la dernière attaque des FDLR à Miriki

 

Les dix-huit victimes de la dernière attaque des FDLR ont été portées en terre, vendredi 8 janvier, dans la cité de Miriki, située à 110 km au Nord de Goma (Nord-Kivu), en présence des membres de la délégation mixte Monusco-gouvernement. 265 more words

News

Boat Capsizes In DR Congo, More Than 20 Missing

More than 20 people are reportedly missing, after the boat they were travelling in capsized, on Lake Kivu, in DR Congo. 166 more words

World