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Update: SAAF C-130BZ Hercules crash lands in DRC

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

Goma air crash leaves 27 dead

At least 27 people were killed, including some on the ground, when an aircraft crashed into a densely populated neighbourhood in Goma in eastern...

Goma tests Ebola response

Deo Bakulu washes his hands at every opportunity since Ebola reached eastern Democratic Republic of Congo city Goma last month. The washing station set up...

Border closed at Goma

DR Congo’s presidency said Rwandan authorities closed the border between Goma and nearby Gisenyi for people other than Congolese citizens leaving Rwanda. Goma confirmed its...

Child killed in DR Congo blast, 32 peacekeepers injured

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An explosion killed a child and injured 32 Indian peacekeepers in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo city of Goma on Tuesday,...

Police fire tear gas on crowd of mourners in eastern DR...

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Congolese police fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of people who had gathered in the eastern city of Goma on Saturday to...

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...

DRC calm but unpredictable – SANDF

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The SA National Defence Force (SANDF) today termed the situation in the DRC "calm but unpredictable" while the UN said about 80...

UN sets up security zone in eastern DRC, gives rebels a...

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In the strongest indication to date of what its DRC intervention brigade is mandated to do, the UN has set up a...

SA soldiers not involved in latest DRC fighting – SANDF

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The latest outbreak of fighting the DRC has seen UN peacekeepers, including South African troops, placed on high alert and ready to...

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Presidential pep talk on Armed Forces Day

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President Cyril Ramaphosa had his Commander-in-Chief cap on when he addressed the country’s airmen, military medics, sailors and soldiers in Polokwane last Friday. Sadly, he...