Tag Archives: Democratic Republic of the Congo

Images: Scientists combat to guard DR Congo rainforest

Photos: Scientists fight to protect DR Congo rainforest

A tower bristling with sensors juts above the cover in northern Democratic Republic of the Congo, measuring carbon dioxide (CO2) emitted from the world’s second-largest tropical rainforest. Spanning a number of nations in central Africa, the Congo Basin rainforest covers an immense space and is dwelling to a dizzying array of species. However issues are…

Read More

One useless in recent anti-UN mission protests in jap DR Congo

One dead in fresh anti-UN mission protests in eastern DR Congo

Since July, there have been violent demonstrations towards UN peacekeepers who’ve been accused of utilizing lethal power in retaliation. At the very least one individual has been killed within the jap Congolese metropolis of Beni when photographs had been fired throughout one other protest towards the United Nations’ MONUSCO peacekeeping mission within the Democratic Republic…

Read More

Second UN helicopter crashes in japanese DR Congo in 5 months

Second UN helicopter crashes in eastern DR Congo in five months

There have been no passengers on board and three crew members have been injured, the UN’s World Meals Programme stated. A United Nations helicopter has crashed whereas flying over the japanese Democratic Republic of the Congo’s North Kivu province, the World Meals Programme (WFP) stated. The UN Humanitarian Air Service chopper, managed by the WFP,…

Read More

A minimum of 14 useless in insurgent assaults in jap DR Congo

At least 14 dead in rebel attacks in eastern DR Congo

The ADF levels frequent lethal raids on villages in jap Congo regardless of joint operations by the Congolese and Ugandan armies. Suspected rebels have killed at the very least 14 civilians and kidnapped greater than a dozen others in an assault within the jap Democratic Republic of the Congo, a witness and an area human…

Read More

Congo experiences new Ebola case linked to earlier outbreak

Italy seeks to bring home family whose son died in Egypt

A brand new case of the Ebola virus was confirmed in Congo’s japanese Beni metropolis, the ministry of well being introduced, saying it’s linked to a earlier outbreak BENI, Congo — A brand new case of the Ebola virus has been confirmed in Congo’s japanese Beni metropolis, Congo’s ministry of health introduced Monday, saying it’s…

Read More

5 useless, 750 escape in insurgent assault on japanese Congo jail

Italy seeks to bring home family whose son died in Egypt

Officers in japanese Congo say that a minimum of 5 folks, together with two policemen, have been killed in an assault on a jail through which about 750 inmates escaped in Butembo city BENI, Congo — A minimum of 5 folks, together with two policemen, have been killed in an assault on a jail through…

Read More

Blinken involved over detention of Congo opposition determine

Secretary of State Antony Blinken waves as he boards his plane at N'Djili International Airport in Kinshasa, Congo, Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2022, to travel to Rwanda. Blinken is on a ten day trip to Cambodia, Philippines, South Africa, Congo, and Rwanda.

KINSHASA, Congo — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Wednesday mentioned he was “involved” about stories of the detention of an opposition political chief in Congo. On the second day of his go to to the central African nation, Blinken mentioned his delegation was “making an attempt to get extra info” in regards to…

Read More

Congo asks UN mission spokesman to go away amid unrest

Italy seeks to bring home family whose son died in Egypt

KINSHASA, Congo — Congo’s authorities has requested that the spokesman for the United Nations mission in Congo go away the nation, saying he has made inappropriate statements amid demonstrations in opposition to the presence of the U.N. peacekeepers. Overseas Minister Christophe Lutundula wrote to the U.N. mission, often called MONUSCO, saying he considers that the…

Read More

DR Congo expels UN peacekeeping mission spokesman after protests

DR Congo expels UN peacekeeping mission spokesman after protests

Thirty-six individuals, together with 4 UN peacekeepers, have been killed final week in protests towards the missions. The Democratic Republic of the Congo has requested the spokesman of the United Nations peacekeeping mission, MONUSCO, to go away the nation, blaming him for stoking tensions that led to lethal protests final week. The choice was introduced…

Read More

Congo to reassess UN pressure after 36 killed in protests

Italy seeks to bring home family whose son died in Egypt

KINSHASA, Congo — Congo’s authorities is reassessing the presence of United Nations peacekeepers after protests towards the pressure within the nation’s east have killed at the very least 36 individuals. President Félix Tshisekedi chaired a disaster assembly as demonstrations escalated after U.N. peacekeepers opened fireplace on civilians, killing three, in Kasindi, an japanese border put…

Read More