News Archives

May 26,2008
Small Rwandan Hutu rebel faction in Congo to disarm
By Joe Bavier
Reuters
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May 25,2008
DRC politician held for war crimes
Al Jazeera
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May 25,2008
Bemba arrest removes rival to Congo president
By Joe Bavier
Reuters
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May 25,2008
Belgian ties with Congo sour after Kinshasa pulls ambassador from Belgium
AP
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May 23,2008
Former UN official accuses UN of Congo cover-up
By Louis Charbonneau
Reuters
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May 23,2008
DR. Congo shuts Belgium embassy following diplomatic spat
Sinhua
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May 23,2008
Congo's Katanga says may extend export ban to copper
Reuters
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May 22,2008
Congo-Kinshasa: JED Welcomes Acquittal of Murdered Journalist Serge Maheshe's Two Friends, Deplores Unfair Trial Press Release
Journaliste En Danger
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May 20,2008
Museveni tells Congo to leave border
The New Vision
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May 20,2008
DR Congo murder appeal marred by rights violations: watchdogs
AFP
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May 17,2008
Special Report: China in Africa (Part 4) Congo: A Moment of Truth
By Richard Behar
Fast Company
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May 16,2008
Pandora in the Congo, by Albert Sánchez Pińol, trans. Mara Faye Lethem
Reviewed by Michael Eaude
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May 15,2008
Katanga arranging $550m loan to fund DRC project
By Liezel Hill
Mining Weekly
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May 15,2008
Katanga Project Update and 1Q 2008 Financials Press Release
The Earth Times
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May 15,2008
Huge Congo-China Mining Deal Questioned
By Ricci Shryock
VOA
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May 15,2008
Power shortages could stifle Congo mines
Reuters
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May 14,2008
UN opens inquiry into peacekeeper sex abuse charges
By Joe Bavier
Reuters
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May 14,2008
Congo's Katanga suspends cobalt concentrate exports
Reuters
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May 14,2008
DR Congo cautiously approves China deals
AFP
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May 13,2008
Prisoners tortured in DR Congo: Amnesty
AFP
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May 13,2008
First Quantum's Profit More Than Doubles on Output
By Rob Delaney
Bloomberg
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May 13,2008
Congo state miner diamond auction fetches $8 mln
Reuters
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May 12,2008
One dead gorilla is news - a guerrilla war is not
The Independent
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May 12,2008
DR Congo: Doctor speaks out on atrocities of rape
ReliefWeb
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May 12,2008
Soaring construction costs may imperil Lundin Mining's Congo mine project
By Richard Gilbert
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May 12,2008
Rwanda: Govt Urges Congo to Disarm FDR Rebels
By Kezio Musoke David
The Monitor
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May 10,2008
Congo details China venture
By William Wallis, Africa Editor
Financial Times
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May 10,2008
Years After His Murder, Congo Leader Stirs Emotion
By Gwen Thompkins
NPR
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May 10,2008
The New Gangsterism
By MISHA GLENNY
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May 10,2008
Ugandan, Congolese presidents to meet over border dispute
Earth Times
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May 9,2008
Congo's Katanga mends power lines, ends curbs
Reuters
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May 9,2008
$9 billion Chinese loan deal unfair-Congo opposition
Reuters
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May 9,2008
Police Open Fire On Student Demonstrators In Congo Capital
AFP
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May 8,2008
D.R. Congo Reviews Mining Contracts Signed During Resource-Fueled War
By AARON ERNST
WORLD POLITICS REVIEW EXCLUSIVE
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May 8,2008
The victims' witness
Guardian
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May 7,2008
Uganda: Tullow Loses Congo Oil Exploration Permit
By Angelo Izama
The Monitor
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May 5,2008
Anniversary of a Massacre Foretold
By Bryan Mealer
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May 5,2008
Congo's Inga power projects seek new lease of life
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May 5, 2008
Congo DRC: Nkunda faces ICC dilemma
By Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR)
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May 3, 2008
Graves of police victims in DR Congo secretly exhumed: report
By AFP
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May 3,2008
INTERVIEW-Congo abuse charges unfair, may hurt peace role -UN
By Joe Bavier
Reuters
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May 2,2008
Congo's road map to modernity: Promise and peril face villages as project connects mining cities and ports
By Stephanie McCrummen
The Washington Post
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May 1,2008
Atrocities beyond words
From The Economist print edition
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May 1,2008
Congo war crimes case should not derail peace -U.N.
By Joe Bavier
Reuters
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