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UN Security Council slams M23 attack in DR Congo

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An M23 attack on MONUSCO and FARDC forces in DR Congo’s North Kivu province has been “strongly condemned” by the United Nations (UN) Security...

Militia attack on DRC IDP camp thwarted

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Speedy response by United Nations (UN) peacekeepers and Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) soldiers put paid to a militia attack on a camp housing...

MONUSCO blue helmets train FARDC soldiers

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Part of the mandate the UN peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has is assisting local security forces in stepping up...

MONUSCO ups security in Bunia

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Future rebel attempts to attack Bunia in DR Congo’s Ituri province will encounter a higher level of defence from both MONUSCO and the national...

South African soldiers repulse ADF rebels in DRC firefight

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South African soldiers attached to the UN Force Intervention Brigade (FIB) in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have been commended by SA National...

Burundi rebels killed in clashes with DR Congo troops

Congolese troops killed 36 Burundian rebels in clashes with armed groups in the east of Democratic Republic of Congo and three soldiers also died,...

Rebels kill at least 11 in DR Congo

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Islamist rebels are suspected of killing at least 11 civilians in an attack in north-eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, officials said, adding...

Charred bodies, wounded soldiers after DR Congo army victory

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Discarded military fatigues, boots, trash and a charred corpse in a smouldering hut: the remains of a Ugandan rebel base in the...

U.N. expects Congo offensive against eastern rebels to displace 370,000

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A military offensive launched last month by Congolese troops against Ugandan militants in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo is likely to force...

DR Congo soldiers killed

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At least a dozen soldiers were killed in Democratic Republic of Congo's volatile eastern borderlands where the army is battling Ugandan Islamist...

SANDF ups it quota of instructors to Mission Thebe, apparently without...

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The SA National Defence Force (SANDF) has increased its export of military skills in the form of instructors going to the Democratic...

U.N. experts accuse DR Congo general of aiding attacks on civilians

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A Congolese general recruited, financed and armed elements of a Ugandan Islamist group to kill civilians while he was in charge of...

At least eight dead in suspected rebel raid on DR Congo...

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At least eight people were killed in an attack on an army camp in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo late on Thursday...

Seven soldiers killed in attack in northeast DR Congo

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Seven Congolese soldiers were killed on Thursday in a surprise attack by heavily armed assailants in Congo's restive northeast, military and local...

Six elite soldiers killed in eastern Congo ambush

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Unidentified gunmen killed six elite presidential guard soldiers on Monday in an ambush in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, military and local...

DR Congo forces arrest suspected leader of Goma airport attack

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Soldiers in the Democratic Republic of Congo have captured the man suspected of being behind a deadly attack this week on the...

DR Congo tells U.N. its offensive against Rwanda rebels going well

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The army of Democratic Republic of the Congo has been making progress in an offensive against Rwandan rebels in the country's conflict-torn...

Congo army launches first strike against Rwandan rebels

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Congolese government forces launched strikes against Rwandan Hutu rebels in Democratic Republic of Congo on Tuesday, military officials said, in the first...

ISS: UN staying in eastern DRC – for now

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The expression on the face of Martin Kobler, Special Representative of the United Nations (UN) Secretary-General in the Democratic Republic of Congo...

UN pauses support for DR Congo campaign against rebels over abuses

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The United Nations peacekeeping mission in Democratic Republic of Congo has paused support to Congolese troops for operations against Rwandan rebels because...

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