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Rwanda dismisses U.S. charges it backs Congo rebels

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Rwanda dismissed on Tuesday U.S. charges that it was supporting M23 rebels in neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo and said leveling accusations would not help pacify the region. Full story

How Will Companies Fare Under New SEC Rules?

The courts just upheld the SEC’s requirement that companies disclose their use of conflict minerals. Some companies are more prepared than others. Full story

U.S. tells Rwanda to immediately end support for M23 rebels

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Tuesday called on Rwanda to end support for M23 rebels in neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo, saying there was evidence Rwandan military officials were involved. Full story

Hundreds protest against Kabila in eastern Congo city Goma

GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - Hundreds of people protested in Democratic Republic of Congo's eastern city of Goma on Thursday against President Joseph Kabila, accusing him of incompetence in efforts to neutralize rebels who have long plagued the region. Full story

U.N. reviewing Congo army support over M23 abuse allegations

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations is reviewing support to Democratic Republic of Congo army units accused of desecrating the corpses of rebels and mistreating detainees, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Wednesday during renewed fighting in the country's east. Full story

U.N. pens deal for unarmed surveillance drones over Congo

PARIS (Reuters) - U.N. peacekeepers in Democratic Republic of Congo will begin using unarmed drones on a trial basis to monitor its war-torn east, the head of peacekeeping operations told Reuters on Sunday. Full story

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  Jolie hears tales of monstrosities in Congo

Hollywood actress and human righst campaigner Angelina Jolie together with UK's foreign secretary William Hague meet with survivors of sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo. C4's Cathy Newman, the  only journalist travelling  with them reports on some of the harrowing stories they witn

  Eastern Congo kids amazed by ultimate fighter’s hair

Some kids in eastern Congo enjoyed their visit from wrestler Justin “The Viking” Wren, who amazed them with his body hair. He stayed three weeks at the camp in central Africa to raise awareness of their living conditions in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

  Rebels attack Goma in DRC

Rebel soldiers attack Goma in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The rebels are allegedly backed by Rwanda and threaten troops backed by United Nations peacekeepers. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.

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A M23 rebel trainer walks behind recruits during a training session in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo
A M23 rebel trainer walks behind recruits during a training session in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo

A M23 rebel trainer walks behind recruits during a training session at the Rumangabo military camp in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, May 16, 2013. REUTERS/James Akena

Lt. Bamdala of the Congolese army stands inside the military court in the eastern city of Goma
Lt. Bamdala of the Congolese army stands inside the military court in the eastern city of Goma

Lt. Salomon Bamdala of the Congolese army stands inside the military court in the eastern city of Goma, July 23, 2013, where he was accused of desecrating the corpse of a suspected M23 fighter in Kanyarustshinya. The United Nations is reviewing support to Democratic Republic of Congo army units accu

A Congolese government army soldier rests during their patrol in Kibati village outside the eastern Congolese city of Goma
A Congolese government army soldier rests during their patrol in Kibati village outside the eastern Congolese city of Goma

A Congolese government army soldier rests during their patrol in Kibati village outside the eastern Congolese city of Goma, July 22, 2013. REUTERS/Kenny Katombe (DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO - Tags: MILITARY)

Congolese government army soldiers ride on their truck as they patrol Kibati village outside the eastern Congolese city of Goma
Congolese government army soldiers ride on their truck as they patrol Kibati village outside the eastern Congolese city of Goma

Congolese government army soldiers ride on their truck as they patrol Kibati village outside the eastern Congolese city of Goma, July 22, 2013. REUTERS/Kenny Katombe (DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO - Tags: MILITARY)