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UN Military delegation from NY visits the DRC

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A high level Military delegation from New York led by Major General Abhijit Guha, deputy Military advisor to the UN's Department of...

Angola accuses Congo of violating common border

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Angola accused the Democratic Republic of Congo of changing their common land border, an area rich in oil and diamonds, and said...

Criticized UN-backed Congo operation to shut down

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An UN-backed military operation in eastern Congo in which government soldiers are accused of massacring hundreds of civilians will end this month,...

Extra 500 MONUC troops deployed to Dongo (DRC)

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At the weekly MONUC press conference, it was announced by MONUC spokesperson Madnodje Mounoubai yesterday that the first MONUC military troops were...

Congo army retakes stronghold of western uprising

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Government troops have retaken the stronghold of a local uprising in western Congo that has prompted around 145 000 people to flee...

Gunmen launch third attack on Darfur peacekeepers

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Gunmen ambushed UN/African Union peacekeepers in Sudan's Darfur region and exchanged fire with them for 25 minutes in the third attack on...

South African diplomat wounded in Congo shooting

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A South African diplomat was shot and wounded by soldiers after failing to stop at a roadblock in the Congolese capital Kinshasa,...

Congo court upholds death penalty for Norwegians

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A Congolese military appeal court yesterday upheld death sentences against two Norwegians convicted of murder and espionage and ordered them and their...

SA spends R4.3bn on peacekeeping

South Africa has spent R4.304 billion securing peace and security in Africa since April 2004.     That has emerged from the answer to a...

Ugandan rebel attacks causing food problems in CAR

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After driving them out of Uganda and chasing them across the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ugandan government troops are now fighting the...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...