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U.N. surveillance drone in Congo crashes

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An unmanned aircraft used by U.N. peacekeepers in Democratic Republic of Congo crashed on Wednesday near the eastern town of Goma, sources...

At least 21, including a baby, killed in Congo’s east

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At least 21 people, including women and a baby, were killed over the weekend in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the U.N....

U.N. peacekeepers find arsenal of weapons left by Congo M23 rebels

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U.N. peacekeepers found an arsenal of weapons, including heavy caliber arms and enough ammunition to last a year, at the site of...

DRC drones take to the sky for the first time

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Another component of the UN's ongoing efforts to bring peace to the troubled DRC came into play today when UAVs were launched...

ISS: It may be too soon to celebrate the defeat of...

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It has been a good few weeks for Congolese President Joseph Kabila, the Congolese army, the UN Stabilisation Mission in the DRC...

First ever combat for Rooivalk

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After three decades of development and a development cost in excess of R8 billion, the South African designed and built Rooivalk attack...

Over 450 child soldiers recruited by DRC rebel groups – MONUSCO

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The UN peacekeeping mission in the DRC is "extremely concerned" about persistent reports of child recruitment by armed groups in the country...

Give them the helicopters: ISS

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Was it the result of a knee-jerk reaction after South Africa failed so dismally to protect ousted Central African Republic (CAR) strongman...

Congo rebels fire on United Nations helicopter

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Insurgents in eastern Congo fired at a United Nations helicopter on Saturday after threatening to attack U.N. aircraft, further raising fears of...

UN mission in DRC to get UAVs in November

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The United Nations mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) will receive its first unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) next month,...

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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...