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10:28
10:28

12 ADF Rebels Killed During Heavy Fighting in Ituri

According to, Lieutenant Jules Ngongo, the spokesperson of the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Ituri province, the incident occurred in the wee hours of Friday morning at around 5 a.m. when rebels attacked Otmaber and Mambelenga villages.
07:56
07:56

17 Killed in Fresh ADF Attack in Ituri Province ADF Rebels

According to survivors and the Convention for the Respect of Human Rights (CRDH), an organization that monitors security in the region, the rebels attacked the area on Sunday night emerging from the nearby hill identified as Israel and started shooting at locals, killing 17. They also say that many were arrested and taken hostage.
10:20
10:20

Military Justice Probes ADF Commanders over Beni Bar Attack ADF Rebels 1

The attack happened at around 8 p.m. at the bar located at Boulevard Nyamwisi, the main artery of the city of Beni, west of the Virunga National Park and the Rwenzori Mountains, on the edge of the Ituri Forest left eight people dead and 20 seriously injured. The attack targeted revellers who had gathered to celebrate Christmas.
09:13
09:13

Seven ADF Rebels Killed In Ituri Province

According to, Lieutenant Jules Ngongo, spokesperson of the FARDC in Ituri Province, the surprise operation targeted the ADF rebels who were wandering the forest towards the locality of Bandindese.
18:24
18:24

Suspected ADF Rebels Burn 7 Tons of Cocoa in DRC's Mambasa

Jonh Vulerio, the civil society coordinator of Mambasa territory says that what happened could increase because the enemy continued its abuses in the villages of Lukaya and Makumbise, not far from the scene of the Mahu.
06:56
06:56

Suspected ADF Rebels Kill 3, Take Four Police Officers Hostage in Ambush

Colonel Jean Baptiste Munyapandi, the administrator of Mambasa territory says that the situation is due to the fact that a large part of this territory is under the command of military operations in North Kivu.
15:46
15:46

Eleven More bodies Found in Mangina after ADF Attack ADF Rebels 1

According to Muongozi Kakule Vunyatsi, the area local civil society chairperson, the bodies were discovered on Thursday evening 30 kilometers west of the town of Beni.
10:34
10:34

Uganda, Congo Defence Ministers Sign Security Agreement ADF Rebels 1

In their joint communiqué, the two countries reaffirmed and endorsed that the pooling of forces aims to track down all armed groups and negative forces, specifically the ADF, and create stability in Eastern DRC.
09:10
09:10

Uganda's Defense In DRC to Boost Campaign Against ADF rebels 1

In an interview with the media, Ssempijja said that his objective and presence in DR Congo is to exchange tactics and means on how armed forces of both countries can neutralize the operations of ADF.
09:03
09:03

ADF Rebels Hiding in Ituri Province-Security 1

According to security sources, the rebels are suspected to have moved their headquarters from Beni near the Rwenzori Mountains to the edges of Masamba and Irumu.
10:30
10:30

27 Abducted DRC Nationals Rescued from ADF Camps ADF Rebels 1

Lt. Anthony Mwalushayi, the spokesperson of the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo announced that the operations in Beni territory of North Kivu enabled 27 DRC nationals to escape from the ADF camps.
12:24
12:24

More than 60 ADF Members Surrender to Uganda-DRC Joint Forces ADF Rebels 2 1

The UPDF Deputy Spokesperson Lt. Col Ronald Kakurungu says more than 16 fighters from the ADF have surrendered following intense military assault on their bases and others surrendered to benefit from the government amnesty.
17:36
17:36

Ugandan, Congolese Armies Jointly Shell ADF Positions in DRC ADF rebels 1

According to locals, several detonations and heavy weapons were heard in the area in the morning hours targeting ADF positions in the Kichanga region near Madina.
18:40
18:40

Rebels Attack DRC Gov't Positions in North Kivu 2

The two positions, with a small number of government soldiers responsible for border security, were set on fire by the attackers who later fled to an unknown destination.
09:55
09:55

M23 Denies Involvement in Rutshuru Attack 3

According to residents, the heavily armed attackers emerged from Virunga National Park and simultaneously attacked the villages. Locals claim that the alleged rebels were M23. Later in the evening, General Sylvain Ekenge, the Congolese army's deputy spokesman accused M23 of being behind the attack.
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