News Archives

Friday, July 28, 2006
Day Of Reckoning In Congo
Investors Business Daily
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Thursday, July 27, 2006
Uncertainly prevails ahead of Congo poll
By Simon Roughneen in Paris and Nairobi
for ISN Security Watch
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Thursday, July 27, 2006
Congo elections threatened by dirty tricks and murders
By Jonathan Clayton
Source: The Times
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Friday, July 21, 2006
D.R. Congo: As Vote Nears, Abuses Go Unpunished in Katanga
Congolese Army and Mai Mai Commanders Should Be Charged with War Crimes

Human Rights Watch
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Thursday, July 13, 2006
A Congo Gold Mine
By Jon Markman
Source: The Street.com
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Wednesday, July 12, 2006
Congo government intimidating candidates- observers
By David Lewis
Source: Reuters
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Wednesday, July 12, 2006
Second Carter Center Statement on the Election Preparations in the Democratic Republic of Congo
By Carter Center
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Sunday, July 9, 2006
In War-Torn Congo, Going Wireless to Reach Home
For Poor, Cellphones Bridge Digital Divide

By Kevin Sullivan
Washington Post Foreign Service
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Wednesday, July 5, 2006
Return of mining brings hope of peace to the DRC
Mail & Guardian
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Tuesday, July 4, 2006
China's growing interest in Congo's raw resources
By Ulrike Koltermann
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Tuesday, July 4, 2006
Congo-Kinshasa: Long March From Plundering to Peacekeeping
Inter Press Service (Johannesburg)
Petar Hadji-Ristic, Brussels
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Tuesday, July 4, 2006
Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC): Acts of political repression on the increase
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL
Public Statement
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Tuesday, July 4, 2006
Heart of Africa: From bullets to the ballot
Emerging from a conflict that has killed at least four million people, the Democratic Republic of Congo is going to the polls in its first free elections.
By
Steve Bloomfield
The Independent
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Monday, July 3, 2006
Seeking a role in Congo's poor, violent market
By Bill Varner
Bloomberg News
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Sunday, July 2, 2006
Congo's jungle terrorists disband: Broken militia go in fear of retribution as they lay down their arms after years of slaughter
Rory Carroll in Lubumbashi
The Observer
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Saturday, July 1, 2006
Congo Nears Historic Election, Praying for Peace
By LYDIA POLGREEN
New York Times
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