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13:35
13:35

500 Congolese Refugees Enter Uganda drc 3 2

Vincent Omoya, the Nkondo parish councilor who doubles as the Vice Chairperson LC3 Kabwoya sub-county in Kikuube district says that the refugees started arriving on Sunday night and were registered at Sebigoro reception centre.
17:09
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UN: Continued Plunder Poses Major Security Threat To Great Lakes Region drc 2

The United Nations office of the Secretary-General for the Great Lakes Region has called for regional collaboration as a key to ending impunity in the Great Lakes Region.
11:29
11:29

NGO's Call For Appropriate Funding Towards Refugee Support south sudan 1

Non Governmental Organisations NGOs have called on international donors to provide appropriate funding towards the refugee assistance in Uganda after biometric verification confirmed that Uganda hosts 1.1 million refugees.
18:08
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UNHCR Fears More DRC Refugees Could Drown In Lake Albert opm uganda 1

UNHCR spokesperson Babar Baloch in a statement issued to journalists at the Palais des Nations in Geneva on Tuesday said more lives could be lost on the often perilous lake routes, as increasing numbers of refugees escape intercommunal violence and conflict, across the eastern regions of the Democratic Republic of the Congo DRC.
10:02
10:02

M23 Ex-Combatants Vow to Fight Again army 1

M23 ex-combatants have threatened to return to war accusing the government in the Democratic Republic of Congo DRC of failing to honour the December 2013 peace agreement.
14:46
14:46

Excessive Force Used to Quell Protests in DRC- Probe congo crisis

At least 38 of the dead were shot, others died after being burnt, stabbed, beaten or attacked with machetes. The dead included seven women and two children, one of them a five-year-old girl who was shot in the back.
18:15
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UN, AU Appeal for Restraint in DR Congo joseph kabila 1 Top story

The joint appeal was made by the African Union AU, the United Nations UN, the European Union EU, in a statement issued Saturday. The international bodies were joined by the 57 member International Organization of the worlds French-speaking countries also known as La Francophonie OIF.
16:07
16:07

M23 Movement Faults DRC Gov't On Peace Deal rebels

Bertrand Bisimwa, the political leader of the M23 movement, says the President Joseph Kabila led government in Kinshasha has failed to work towards the implementation of their December 12th, 2013 Nairobi peace agreement.
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18:00

MRDC Commander Surrenders to Congolese Government Forces drc

Kombi surrendered on Tuesday night hours after MONUSCO launched an offensive against the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda-FDLR operating in the DRC.
15:15
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Bukavu Town Hit by Cholera bishop

Dr. Jocelyn Migabo, the Kadutu area Surgeon says medical examinations reveal that water sources in the area are contaminated with bacteria.
15:10
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Rwanda Releases Congolese Soldier border conflict

He is said to have crossed into Rwanda with an AK-47 rifle and 75 rounds of ammunitions. Lambert Mende, the Congolese government spokesperson describes the kidnap of the soldier as an act of childish provocation by the Rwandans.
09:59
09:59

M23 Rebels Set Conditions For Disarmament congo conflict

Bertrand Bisiimwa, the M23 leader says they are ready to disarm and return to civilian life as requested by the International Conference on the Region of the Great Lakes-ICGLR once the DRC government commits to address their demands.
11:48
11:48

Detained Congolese Soldiers Moved to Undisclosed Location drc

Lt. Col. Mawa Muhindo, Kasese LC V chairperson has made another appeal to residents to return to their homes and embark on cultivation saying their safety is guaranteed. He argues that the Congolese soldiers who crossed into Uganda were also seeking for a peaceful place to live in.
11:30
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11 Renegade Congolese Soldiers Held in Kasese drc

Hundreds of residents of Kitholhu sub-county fled their home and spent the night in bushes fearing a suspected rebel attack.
10:29
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15 Civilians Killed as DRC Forces Raid M23 Camp m23 rebels

On Wednesday, three Congolese government helicopters dropped bombs on the camp believed to be the most important military base of the rebels in Rumangabo.
16:14
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Jailed Congolese Opposition leader Reportedly Ill opposition leaders

Ndongala says the prison doctor has recommended that her husband be transferred to hospital for admission, but nothing has been done.
06:57
06:57

Rwanda Accuses DRC of Provocation

He says despite the fact that no one was hit by bombs, residents are living in fear.
11:14
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Tension as DRC Forces Deploy Heavily Near M23 Territory press freedom 1

Kabasha claims that government forces have been building up in Mabenga and Butembo areas close to their territory since Wednesday.
10:55
10:55

DRC Government Forces Battle Banyamulenge in Bukavu.

They blamed the death of the three Bamunyamulenge businessmen on government soldiers.
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M23 Rebels Warn to Takeover Goma congo

His claims come a day after the rebel forces clashed with government troops at forces at Muningi town in North Kivu province.
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