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A Documentary of Thoughts

For all I can say, the BBC4 Documentary by Leslee Udwin was completely over the top, completely left me cold and flat. But the choice to watch or not was mine. 493 more words

Congolese government ready to launch military operations against Rwandan Hutu rebels

Yahoo News: Democratic Republic of Congo’s government said on Friday it was ready to launch military operations against Rwandan Hutu rebels in its east after most missed a deadline to disarm and return home or go into exile. 121 more words

War

US Urge’s Government Of Congo To Eradicate Armed Rebels

The US on Tuesday i.e. 25th of November 2014, issued a statement urging the government of Congo to initiate steps for the eradication of armed rebels and insurgents in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), as the number of civilian casualties increased to more than 200 in less than two months. 357 more words

'The World Around' With Anant Mishra

Memories of Congo

I’ve just finished my second trip to the eastern DRC, and am not sure when I go back since I’ll be leaving Africa at the end of this month. 1,194 more words

Is Brigadier General Emmanuel Lombe Bangwangu Handling a Puzzle?

 Brigadier General Emmanuel Lombe Bangwangu has been recently appointed as the army commander of 8th military region, North-Kivu. His nomination comes after a sudden death of the Major General Lucien Bahuma Ambamba who passed away last week in Pretoria, South Africa. 847 more words

Reconciliation

Great Lakes media review for May 30 - June 8, 2014

Note: This week’s media review is focused on the press coverage of the FDLR demobilization in Kateku, North Kivu, on May 30, 2014, and the responses of various bodies to that demobilization. 973 more words