Eastern DRC: “The military approach risks strengthening armed groups rather than destroying them”

To stay up to date on African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 am, find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of “Monde Afrique”. Militiamen from the Codeco armed group stand guard during a meeting with former warlords in the village … Read more

In DRC, Ugandan army authorized to cross border to hunt down ADF rebels

A double bombing killed at least three people in Kampala, Uganda, on November 16, 2021. The Ugandan army was authorized by the president of the DRC to cross the border to drive out the ADF rebels, responsible according to the Ugandan authorities, recent attacks on its territory. HAJARAH NALWADDA / AP The President of the … Read more

DRC: new massacres kill around 50 people in the east of the country

A wall riddled with bullets in a village in Beni territory, eastern DRC, targeted by the ADF in May 2021. ALEXIS HUGUET / AFP A new carnage attributed to the rebels of the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) left at least 38 dead in North Kivu, in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo … Read more

In the DRC, land disputes awakened by the eruption of the Nyiragongo volcano

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. A breeder from the village of Munigi and his cows, October 14, 2021. CORALIE PIERRET At the … Read more

Six months after the establishment of the state of siege, the inhabitants of Goma, in the DRC, are still living “with fear in their stomachs”

To stay up to date on African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. A patrol of the United Nations Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) in … Read more

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