By B. K. Kumbi Mary Robinson said: ”I think there is a recognition that we need to deal with the deeper causes because underneath the rebel group M23 is real grievance of Tutsis who don’t feel at home in their own country, the Congo.” If I had the opportunity to talk to Mary Robinson, I would ask her why […]
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Ntaganda should be arrested and made to answer for his crimes, rather than being allowed to walk freely in Goma,” said Anneke Van Woudenberg, senior researcher at Human Rights Watch. “He is a threat to the people of eastern Congo and is making a mockery of the Congolese government’s policy of zero tolerance for human rights abuses
There have been more and more reports of Rwandan troops in the Kivus this past week. Internally, MONUSCO military intelligence has reported unconfirmed allegations of two RDF battalions in Walikale to help out with the Congolese army’s operations there. The head of the UN mission, Roger Meece, however, says these allegations are unfounded.
Depuis la publication par le quotidien français “Le Monde”, daté du 27 août dernier, des extraits de ce document explosif accusant l’armée patriotique rwandaise d’avoir commis, sur le sol congolais, contre des Hutus, des massacres “systématiques et généralisés” assimilables à des “crimes de génocide”, on assiste à une agitation tant à Kigali qu’à Kinshasa. Et […]
Why they Rape: Magic Portion. “The weapon of rape is proving more effective than the barrel of the gun. It has the power to kill off communities, ostracize women, destroy families and tear the fabric that holds Congolese society together.” Chris Jackson “I ask her now if she wants sex. Before I would not ask, […]