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  1. Ethiopian Airlines boosts flight network by opening 10 destinations in 6 monthsRead the original story

    Saturday | Xinhuanet

    Ethiopia's national flag carrier Ethiopian Airlines said on Saturday it has been able to launch 10 destinations in the last six months, bringing its global flight network to 112. Speaking to Xinhua, Busera Awol, Chief Commercial Officer at ET, said by opening 10 destinations in such short period of time it has kept the airlines in a fast and profitable growth trajectory.

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  2. Bikes extends evangelism in East CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | United Methodist Church

    The size of the East Congo Episcopal Area and the inaccessibility and state of certain roads has made deep evangelization difficult. However, The United Methodist Church's Bikes and Bibles ministry is helping East Congo leaders overcome those obstacles so that they can fulfill their mission of making disciples of Jesus Christ all over the world, said Bishop Gabriel Yemba Unda.

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  3. Reported cases of Ebola rise to 42 in Congo - MinistryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | Vanguard

    The Democratic Republic of Congo reported 42 cases of the Ebola virus disease in the ongoing outbreak, Jessica Ilunga, spokeswoman for the country's Ministry of Public Health said on Tuesday. The World Health Organisation in a press statement on Monday said that April 4 through May 13, a total of 39 Ebola virus disease cases had been reported in DRC, including 19 deaths.

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  4. Joseph Conrad and the Dawn of GlobalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | The Nation

    "I am glad you've read the Heart of D. tho' of course it's an awful fudge," Joseph Conrad wrote to Roger Casement in late 1903. Casement, an Irish diplomat working for the British Foreign Office, had just returned to London from Belgium's African colony, the Congo Free State, and was about to submit a report to Parliament detailing the existence of a vast system of slavery used to extract ivory and rubber.

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  5. .com | UN gives cautious welcome after DRC authorises rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | News24

    The United Nations on Wednesday gave a cautious welcome after the Democratic Republic of Congo allowed some anti-government protests to go ahead in the runup to crucial presidential elections. The demonstrations on Tuesday were seen as a key political barometer in one of the world's most volatile countries.

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  6. Kisangani, Mbuji Mayi and Nosy-Be joined Ethiopian Global NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | GhanaWeb

    Ethiopian Airlines has launched three new flights to Kisangani,Mbuji and Mayi in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Nosy-Be in Madagascar today, March 27, 2018. The launch of the flights was announced by Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, at an inaugural ceremony attended by H.E. Prof.

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  7. Ethiopian Airlines widens its African network to 3 more destinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | GhanaWeb

    Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX certified Four Star Global Airline, has launched three new flights to Kisangani and Mbuji Mayi in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Nosy-Be in Madagascar today, March 27, 2018. The launch of the flights was announced by Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, at an inaugural ceremony attended by H.E. Prof.

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  8. East Africa:Kagame and Museveni Meet in UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    The talks have been high-anticipated considering the frosty relations between the two neighbours and members of the East African Community in the recent past. President Museveni last week called off his trip to the Rwandan capital, Kigali, where he was slated to attend the African Continental Free Trade Area Treaty .

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  9. Kagame arrives in Uganda for one-day state visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2018 | Daily Monitor

    The two governments have at different times accused each of other of supporting dissidents from the other country and espionage, among others. In what has been referred to as the "Kisangani clashes" during the late 1990s, the armies of the two countries on a number of occasions clashed in the Democratic Republic of Congo, which they had attacked claiming to be pursuing rebels.

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  10. Kagame, Museveni to meet in Kampala amidst tensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2018 | Daily Monitor

    The highly anticipated meeting between the two presidents comes hardly a week after President Museveni called off his trip to the Rwandan Capital, Kigali, where he was slated to attend the African Continental Free Trade Area Treaty last week. Mr Kagame fought in the Bush War that brought Mr Museveni to power in 1986 and thereafter served in the Ugandan army before he and fellow Rwandan refugees launched a war that led him to power in Rwanda in 1994, with help from Uganda.

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  11. East Africa:Focus On Kagame, Museveni in Simmering Diplomatic Cold WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    As Rwandan President Paul Kagame heads to Kampala on Sunday to meet Yoweri Museveni, all eyes will be on the two leaders to see how the resolve the simmering tensions. The recall last week of President Museveni's advance team from neighbouring Rwanda has engulfed Kampala and Kigali in a cloud of speculation on the deteriorating relations between the two countries.

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  12. Fleeing DRC to Uganda: Africa's other refugee crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Al Jazeera

    Refugees flee Congo across Lake Albert in small, over-packed canoes and flimsy fishing boats. It takes up to 10 hours to make the perilous journey.

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  13. Congo police kill protester in church-led march against KabilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | Yahoo!

    Security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo's capital Kinshasa shot dead an anti-government protester and wounded two others during church-led demonstrations against President Joseph Kabila on Sunday. However, armed security forces surrounded Kinshasa's main churches and blocked roads, preventing most demonstrations from starting and in some cases using teargas and gunfire to disperse them.

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  14. Four shot dead in Congo's latest anti-government protests - Mon, 26 Feb 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    Organizers of anti-government marches in Congo say security forces shot dead at least four people and wounded dozens more in Sunday's nationwide protest against President Joseph Kabila's extended rule. The Lay Coordination Committee on Monday announced that people were killed in Kinshasa, Mbandaka and Kisangani.

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  15. 4 shot dead in Congo's latest anti-government protests Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | WPXI

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  16. .com | At least one killed as DRC police fire on banned protests against KabilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | News24

    One person was killed and over 20 were injured on Sunday as police fired live bullets and tear gas to disperse banned protests calling on Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila to stand down. The church-backed protests in the DRC come after months of tension sparked by Kabila's prolonged rule and a long-delayed election in the vast and chronically unstable country.

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  17. DR Congo police fire bullets, tear gas on banned anti-Kabila rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | Daily Times

    At least two people were wounded as police fired live bullets and tear gas Sunday to break up a banned protest against DR Congo President Joseph Kabila in Kisangani, the country's third largest city, as tensions mounted nationwide. An AFP journalist in the northeastern city said hundreds began marching after mass at the cathedral but were dispersed by security forces who fired bullets and tear gas.

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  18. .com | One killed, four injured as DRC police fire on banned protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | News24

    One person was killed and at least four injured as police fired live bullets and tear gas to disperse banned protests calling on Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila to stand down. The church-backed protests in the Democratic Republic of Congo come after months of tension sparked by Kabila's prolonged rule and long-delayed elections in the vast and chronically unstable country.

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  19. DRC: protester killed in anti-Kabila 'Catholic march'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | Al Jazeera

    Security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo's capital Kinshasa shot dead an anti-government protester and wounded two others during church-led demonstrations against President Joseph Kabila on Sunday. Catholic and evangelical Christians across Congo had meant to take to the streets following Sunday services to demonstrate against the government.

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  20. DR Congo police fire bullets, tear gas on anti-Kabila rally - AFPRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | Vanguard

    At least two people were wounded as police fired live bullets and tear gas Sunday to break up a banned protest against DR Congo President Joseph Kabila in Kisangani, the country's third largest city, an AFP reporter said. At least two people suffered bullet injuries, and the demonstrators fled back into the cathedral singing the national anthem, "Debout Congolais" , the AFP journalist said.

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