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It’s not about DRC leftover; it’s about Tanzania foreign policy gem

February 24, 2015 11:01 am1 comment
It’s not about DRC leftover; it’s about Tanzania foreign policy gem

The idea that the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is a free dining table for resources hungry individuals and countries has enabled violence and instability to thrive in DRC. Continuing with this wrong and failed way of thinking about DRC future

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DRC Government Finally Signs Peace Accord With M23 Rebels

December 13, 2013 4:05 am1 comment
President Museveni and Joyce Banda append their signatures to the M23, DRC peace deal

Nairobi-The Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo has finally signed a peace deal with former M23 rebels. A statement issued by the Government of Uganda indicates that the two sides yesterday signed the agreement at State House, Nairobi. M23 leader, Bisiima Bertrand, penned his signature to the declaration of commitments on behalf of the Movement of March 23 (M23) followed by Congolese Minister for foreign affairs, Tshibanda Raymond, to a declaration of commitments on behalf of the Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo. The two declarations taken together articulate the 11 points that were negotiated and agreed upon by the parties including a decision by M23 to end […]

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Peace in the DRC is contingent on peace between Hutu and Tutsi

August 30, 2013 3:00 pm0 comments
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Fighting is once again raging in the North Kivu province of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). In mid-July, violence began again between the DRC government forces, called Forces Armées de la République Démocratique du Congo (FARDC), and M23 rebels

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More Guns Will Never Solve the Mess in the D.R. Congo

July 31, 2013 10:55 pm0 comments
More Guns Will Never Solve the Mess in the D.R. Congo

Fighting between different armed groups and government forces has erupted once again in eastern DRC in these past few weeks. Keeping true to the nature of armed conflicts in the Great Lakes region, that conflict in the DRC has spilled to neighboring countries especially Uganda. Rwanda claims to have been shelled as well by FARDC in collaboration with FDRL, who stand accused of perpetrating the genocide and have set shop in DRC.

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