In clashes between M23 rebels and the national Congolese army, 200,000 children in Goma are at risk of soldier recruitment by armed groups in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Congolese President Joseph Kabila met with M23 insurgents who recently took over one of the largest cities in the eastern portion of the city.
Rebels recently took over Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo. Told to leave by the U.N., they insist on pushing on to the capital of Kinshasa. Well-equipped, they may have [...]
The M23 rebels in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo entered Goma, a city of around 400,000 people, and claimed control of it.
Well-armed rebels are advancing in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and are threatening to take over the city of Goma
Gold is easier to smuggle than conflict minerals, militant groups have found. Child labor and violence in the Congo persist despite U.S. legislation on importing.
The United Nations Wednesday said Rwanda and Uganda are sending weapons to rebel insurgents in neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo.
The United Nations health agency said that the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has killed more than 31 people in the past week.
An outbreak of the often-fatal Ebola virus killed nine people over the weekend in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the country’s health minister said.
A report released Thursday from an advocacy group said that Intel, Apple Inc., Motorola, Inc., and Hewlett-Packard Co. “are making progress in eliminating conflict minerals, [...]