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The M23 insurgency is over. Will 2014 finally bring peace to the Congo?

A Peace Agreement by any other name After months of on-again off-again negotiations, on December 12 the Government of the DR Congo and the M23 rebel group agreed to the terms of peace. This time it is real. The M23 had already surrendered on November 5 and declared an end to their rebellion. In March, […]

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Day 5. DR Congo. We must.

THURSDAY OCT 13.  Thank you all for the birthday wishes. What a real treat!!  I so appreciate the connection when I’m on my own in this rather out of the way place. ________________________   OF INTEREST (from meetings) In praise of President Kabila. Finally heard the case in favour of voting for Kabila. It goes […]

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