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Number of DRC Refugees Entering Uganda Drops refugee crisis 1

The number of refugees fleeing the deadly Lendu-Hema conflict in Ituri province in the Democratic Republic of Congo--DRC has drastically reduced, according to United Nations High Commissioner for RefugeesUNHCR.
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Ituri Conflict: Sophisticated Guns Being Used by Lendu, Hema 1

The resurgence in ethnic conflict between Lendu and Hema in Ituri Province in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo DRC is witnessing the use of much more sophisticated arms than in previous episodes of the conflict. In previous skirmishes between the two groups, rudimentary weapons like machetes, bows and arrows and a traditional gun known as Sirindir would be used.
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Ituri Conflict Paralyses Uganda-Congo Trade 1 Top story

The bloody Lendu-Hema ethnic conflict in Ituri Province in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo DRC is impacting negatively on trade with Uganda.
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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.
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Intercepted M23 rebels Sent Back to Bihanga

A group of M23 former combatants who were intercepted on their way to the Congo border have been sent back to Bihanga military training school in Ibanda district.
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US$ 100M Needed to Resettle M23 Rebels - ICGLR Official 3 1

Now that the conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has ended, it is time to accelerate the demobilisation and reintegration of the former M23 rebels. Georges Ribeli Chicoti, Angola’s Minister for External Affairs, told journalists in Kampala that the cost of the process stands at 100 million US Dollars. Angola is the current chair and holds the secretariat of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR).
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UN Resumes DRC Sanctions, Wants M23 Leaders Arrested un security council

The United Nations Security Council has resumed an arms embargo and sanctions regime for the Democratic Republic of Congo. The sanctions seek to put a travel ban and freezing of assets of all rebel leaders operating in DRC including Sultani Makenga, the military leader of the now defeated M23 rebel movement.
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Uganda Yet To Respond To UN Request On M23 Data m23 rebels

The Uganda Government is yet to reply to a request by the United Nations Group of Experts for information on M23 combatants and the weaponry surrendered to the armed forces in November last year.
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Mai-Mai Fighters Raid,Torch DRC Villages adf rebels in congo

The Mia-Mai fighters in the Democratic Republic of Congo are said to have raided villages forcing the locals to flee their homes.
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DRC Commander Mamadou Ndala Killed in ADF-NALU Ambush m23 rebels 1

Col. Mamadou M\'Dala Moustafa was the commander of the Congolese army in eastern Congo and was in charge of operations against the Ugandan rebels. Initial reports indicated that Col. Mamadou was wounded in an ambush by Ugandan ADF-NALU rebels. He later died at a hospital in Beni, North Kivu pronvince.
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FDLR Rebels Resort To Raiding DRC Vilages m23 rebels

The under fire Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda—FDLR rebels have turned their anger on Congolese villages raiding people’s homes and gardens. On Monday this week, the United Nations Intervention Brigade launched an offensive against the FDLR in the Kalembe area about 100 kilometers from Goma.
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M23 Drops 3 Peace Negotiators congo talks

In a letter dated 2nd December 2013, Bisimwa names the three leaders as Sendugu Museveni, the M23 head of political affairs, Kambasu Ngeve Jean Serge, the permanent secretary of the political executive and Mashagiro Nzeyi Jerome who has been in charge of finance and logistics. Bisimwa says the changes take immediate effect.
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Bunagana Border Post Reopened border trade 1

The Uganda- Democratic Republic of Congo—DRC border post at Bunagana is back to business after the two countries agreed on Wednesday to reopen it.
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UN Drones To Start Operations In DRC m23 rebels

The United Nations will this week deploy its unmanned Drones in the Democratic Republic of Congo—DRC. This comes just over three weeks after the UN Intervention Brigade teamed up with the DRC army to push M23 rebels out of their positions in near Goma.
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Mai-Mai Displace 4000 People In DRC mai mai militia

Close to 5000 people have been displaced in the South Kivu Province of Democratic Republic of Congo after suspected Mai Mai fighters raided their villages.
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AU In Talks With DRC Over Stalled Peace Deal m23 rebels

Uganda has placed its hopes in the African Union to make the final push for the signing of the peace agreement between the Democratic Republic of Congo and M23 rebels.
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Rebels Fault DRC Govt As Peace Deal Hangs In Balance m23 rebels

The much-awaited peace deal between the M23 rebels and the D R Congo government hangs in balance after the government requested for more time to understand the agreement.
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DRC Peace Deal To Be Signed Today m23 rebels 1

The defeated M23 rebels are to sign a peace deal with the D R Congo government on Monday, bringing to an end more than 20 months of fighting in the east of the vast country.
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M23 Military Leader Held In Uganda m23 rebels

Brigadier Sultani Makenga, the commander of the M23 rebel group in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, has surrendered in Uganda.
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Museveni Blames DRC For Prolonged Conflict african union

President Yoweri Museveni has blamed the prolonged conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo—DRC on what he called indifference of the country’s leadership. Museveni says efforts by the African Union and the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region--ICGLR were ignored in favour of a euro-centric foreign policy.
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