The Epidemic Of Rebellion In Eastern DR Congo: More Insurgent Groups Than You Can Shake A Stick At

In Beni Territory attacks have led more than 81,000 commercial farmers to abandon their fields and to a total revenue loss of some $1.9 billion.

DR Congo’s Bad Year Is About To Get Worse, As Kabila Family Clocks 20 Years On Top Of The Mess

Even opposition veteran Tshisekedi’s body has become a source of political tension. The government has not agreed on a location to bury him in Congo and so it has remained in Brussels.

The DR Congo Seems To Be Fragmenting Again, As Politicians Fight For Control And Violence Rises Sharply

As long as Kabila remains in power, what little legitimacy the state still enjoys will steadily ebb away, and local warlords will inevitably seize the initiative.

10 Conflicts To Watch In The World In 2017: Here Are The Three Deadly Ones From Africa

The UN peacekeeping mission in the DR Congo is its largest…and the one in Mali is mostly dangerous, with 70 personnel killed by “malicious acts” since 2013