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Fearing she will be murdered by militiamen loyal to a senior government minister, a Franciscan nun from the Democratic Republic of Congo has won a new hearing of her asylum claim in Canada.
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Ice on the Rwenzori mountain range is melting at "disturbing" rates, and within two decades Africa's equatorial peaks will be bare rock.
Satellite data shows hijacked MH370 was last seen flying towards Pakistan OR Indian Ocean as investigators search co-pilot's home and reveal home-made flight simulator built by plane's captain Man, 27, Googles himself then sees his photo on a MOST WANTED criminals site... and turns himself in 'to clear his conscience' Suspected serial killer, 53, ... (more)
According to UNHCR, most of the new arrivals from the Central African Republic have spent weeks hiding in the bush without access to sufficient water and food and have walked great distances to reach safety in the eastern Cameroon.
A MONUSCO APC is greeted by FARDC soldiers on their way back from the front line in the Beni region.
Distribution and Warehousing Network is significantly expanding its African footprint while still growing its operations in its South African home base.
Joint Declaration from 134 Civil Society and Human Rights Organizations Regarding the International Criminal Court Prosecutor's Visit to Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo The signatories of this declaration-134 Congolese and international civil society and human rights organizations with a presence in the Democratic Republic of Congo-welcome ... (more)
A Canadian diplomat in Kinshasa was recalled after he and a member of the Canadian Forces were investigated for bribery, documents show.
The Democratic Republic of Congo may follow in the footsteps of Uganda if the Congolese National Assembly approves a drafted anti-gay bill currently in legislative limbo, though the level of support there is variable and wavering.
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A diagnosis of acute appendicitis, based solely on clinical observation. A mother's reluctance to undergo Caesarean section based on cultural beliefs about going through labor.
FOR the first time, an armed UN mission is employing drones to keep the peace. In the past three months two Italian-made, snub-nosed craft with the UN logo painted on their sides have been taking off from Goma in eastern Congo to scan rebel-infested hill regions with high-tech cameras.
Intel Corp has spent more than five years figuring out how to rid its supply chain of minerals that finance violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo region, and now it is offering to show other companies how they can do the same.
UN and government forces have attacked Rwandan Hutu rebels based in the Democratic Republic of Congo's eastern borderlands, UN and Congolese officials said.
Students gathered outside Tommy Trojan on Wednesday afternoon to raise awareness about violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo and to petition the university to release a statement against conflict minerals, which are mined under conditions of conflict or human rights abuse.