Congo Kinshasa News Journal
More than 50,000 people flee DR Congo amid deadly ethnic clashes over fishing rights in the north-west, the UN says.
Congo-Kinshasa : UN Blue Helmets Help Passengers in Country When Plane Overshoots Runway (AllAfrica.com)
United Nations peacekeepers helped passengers and provided emergency medical treatment today after an airliner with 117 passengers on board over-ran the airstrip in Goma in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
KINSHASA (AFP) - Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo have approached the United Nations about scaling down the large UN mission in the country, government spokesman Laurent Mende said Thursday.
KINSHASA, Congo: A passenger plane overshot the runway Thursday, landing in hardened lava surrounding an airport in eastern Congo and injuring 20 people, a UN-run radio station reported.
Plane overshoots runway in eastern Congo, landing in lava surrounding airport; 20 hurt (The Canadian Press via Yahoo! Canada New
KINSHASA, Congo - A passenger plane overshot the runway Thursday, landing in hardened lava surrounding an airport in eastern Congo and injuring 20 people, a U.N.-run radio station reported.
Workers of Congo’s largest state diamond miner Miniere de Bakwange, or MIBA, held demonstrations in the capital Kinshasa and eastern Congo on Wednesday to press the government to release at least $20 million to recapitalize the cash-strapped miner, U.N.-backed Radio Okapi reported Thursday.
Human rights activists are calling on the International Criminal Court, ICC, to charge the Lord's Resistance Army leaders with a series of brutal crimes they are accused of perpetrating in the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC.