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Congo to ban foreign media from broadcasting independently

The government of Congo wants to ban all 24-hour foreign news services, including the BBC and Deutsche Welle, from operating independently, Communications Minister Lambert Mende Omalanga said...

At least 10 killed in suspected rebel attack in eastern Congo

At least 10 people were killed when gunmen thought to be Ugandan rebels attacked an area in eastern Congo, an army spokesman said Monday.

Human rights group reports 680 deaths in massacres in eastern Congo

Unidentified attackers have killed at least 680 civilians in a series of massacres in eastern Congo over the past two years, Human Rights Watch said Friday.

Congo election commission calls for poll delay until end of 2018

Presidential elections in Congo should be delayed by over two years, electoral authorities said Saturday, in the wake of mass protests over the date of the poll.

Armed group kidnaps 35 people in eastern Congo

An armed group kidnapped 35 people Wednesday in eastern Congo, local officials and the UN mission to the country said.