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  1. NGOs against MONUSCO drones for humanitarian workRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | IRIN

    International NGOs have rebuffed a recent offer by the UN Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo to use drones for humanitarian information gathering, saying this could represent a dangerous "blurring of the lines" between military and humanitarian actors in the conflict.

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  2. Water is everywhere for DR Congo city yet scarcely a drop to drinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | The China Post

    Goma, a city in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, sits by one of the world's largest freshwater reservoirs and has some of Africa's heaviest annual rainfall, yet it is a thirsty place.

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  3. Up close and personalRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | Buenos Aires Herald

    VIRUNGA NATIONAL PARK, Democratic Republic of Congo - The mountain gorillas looked me over with what I took to be boredom, but the rangers leading me knew better.

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  4. Congo-Kinshasa: DRC, Rwanda Ease Tensions Over Border TradeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | AllAfrica.com

    Relations between the DRC and Rwanda took a turn for the worse on June 11 when Congolese and Rwandan troops clashed at the border near Goma.

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  5. DRC, Rwanda Ease Tensions Over Border TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Voice of America

    Soldiers from the Democratic Republic of Congo take positions near its border with Rwanda after fighting broke out in eastern Congo, June 12, 2014.

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  6. Seeing mountain gorillas up closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Stuff.co.nz

    The mountain gorillas looked me over with what I took to be boredom, but the rangers leading me knew better.

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  7. Seeing mountain gorillas up close in eastern CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Reuters

    The mountain gorillas looked me over with what I took to be boredom, but the rangers leading me knew better.

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  8. DR Congo's tshukudu, the all-purpose...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Suria

    What do you do when you need to deliver several hundred pounds of potatoes, 150 stalks of sugar cane, 30 eucalyptus saplings and eight sacks of coal, without motorised transport? For residents of Goma, in the war-scarred east of the Democratic Republic of Congo, the answer to this, and many other problems, is the tshukudu.

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  9. MONUSCO, UN's Ladsous ignore Security Council over FDLR Italy tripRead the original story

    Friday Jun 27 | In-depth Africa

    The head of UN peacekeeping operations Herve Ladsous ignored a UN Security Council refusal to grant a waiver to travel to Italy for senior commanders of Rwandan FDLR rebels.

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  10. Boy From Congo: It's Better To 'Die Trying To Get An Education' Than Live In Poverty ForeverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Switched

    The 8-year-old's hometown in Democratic Republic of Congo was attacked by a rebel group.

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  11. Congo autopsies reveal 'executions'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Newsday

    Autopsies on five bodies returned by Rwanda to the Democratic Republic of Congo show they were probably executed, a military source has told the BBC.

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  12. Congo-Kinshasa: Eastern DRC - Stop Fixating On Conflict MineralsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | AllAfrica.com

    The Dodd-Frank act has not only had limited effect on militant groups, it has also undermined artisanal miners' livelihoods and local economies.

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  13. Rwanda: Exclusive - How DRC Planned and Executed Recent Attack On RwandaRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Last week on Wednesday, five Congolese soldiers were killed after skirmishes erupted on the Rwanda-DR Congo border- several kilometers from Rubavu District in Rwanda and Eastern DRC's capital of Goma.

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  14. World Refugee Day: Growing up a refugee in UgandaRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | AlertNet

    The Great Lakes conflict is as old as Gladys Uwineza Mulisa. This long-drawn conflict has resulted in millions of deaths and hundreds of thousands now live in exile.

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  15. World Refugee Day: Growing up a Refugee in UgandaRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | AlertNet

    The Great Lakes Conflict is as old as Gladys Uwineza Mulisa. This long-drawn conflict has resulted in millions of deaths and hundreds of thousands now live in exile.

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  16. Rwanda: Kagame On Terrorism - I Am Not Threatening, I Am WarningRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Whether Americans and NGOs appreciate his speech or his methods, that is not his primary concern.

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  17. Deadly methane lake in Rwanda will be energy sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | TreeHugger

    Lake Kivu, which sits on the border of Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo, lies above Africa's continental rift zone, a geologically active region where Earth's tectonic plates are very slowly being pulled apart.

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  18. DRC Government says FDLR Rebels DisarmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Voice of America

    Soldiers from the Democratic Republic of Congo rest near the town of Kibumba at its border with Rwanda after fighting broke out in the Eastern Congo town, June 11, 2014.

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  19. Congo's Blood Diamond Trade Takes Hit From Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform LawRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | US News & World Report

    By the time President Barack Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Act into law in 2010, the need for Wall Street reform was long overdue. 1 comment

  20. Urunani rule out Gisembe memorial tourneyRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | Umupira

    Defending champions Urunani of Burundi have pulled out of this year's Gisembe memorial international tournament winners slated for this weekend in Kigali.

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