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SAMHS doctors keeping busy in the DRC

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At the Composite Helicopter Unit (CHU) in Goma, DRC, is a South African Military Health Services (SAMHS) level one hospital. DefenceWeb had the opportunity to...

Armed rebel groups still a major threat in the DRC

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Armed rebel groups are still a major threat in the DRC, with attacks on civilians in eastern DRC occuring in December 2019. DefenceWeb interviews the...

SAMHS doctors treating civilians and soldiers in harsh conditions in the...

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The South African Medical Health Service (SAMHS) personnel deployed to Goma in the Domcratic Republic of Congo (DRC) are being kept relatively busy treating...

Oryx remains Monusco’s top transport helicopter in the DRC

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The UN peacekeeping mission in the DRC (Monusco) has a Composite Helicopter Unit (CHU) based in the eastern DRC city, Goma. The CHU includes three...

Rooivalk maintains its advantage in the DRC

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The UN Peacekeeping mission in the DRC (Monusco) has a Composite Helicopter Unit (CHU) based in Goma, bordering Rwanda. DefenceWeb interviewed Corne Stander, a Rooivalk...

Armed rebel groups still a major threat in the DRC –...

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The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is a volatile place that can change quickly and the threat of armed rebel groups attacking civilians is...

Crash-landed SAAF C-130 remains on edge of Goma runway

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The C-130BZ Hercules transport aircraft of the South African Air Force (SAAF) that crash-landed at Goma airport in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo...

SA pilots and aircraft continue to dominate DRC airspace

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The United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Monusco) is currently the biggest UN peacekeeping mission with approximately 18...

Uganda says 20 killed in raid on army post near DRC...

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Twenty people including three soldiers were killed in an attack on an army post in Uganda close to its northwestern border with Democratic Republic...

Goodwill Parcel Project concludes successful trip to SA soldiers in DRC

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South African National Defence Force (SANDF) soldiers deployed in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) under the United Nations Force Intervention Brigade (FIB) could...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...