October 2013


October 31, 2013
DR Congo: M23 rebels close to defeat after US and British intervention
By Mike Pflanz
The Telegraph
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October 31, 2013
Congo rebels retreat, but unclear if rebellion near end: U.S. envoy
By Lesley Wroughton
Reuters
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October 31, 2013
Mapisa-Nqakula to visit SA soldiers in DRC
By Mahlatse Gallens
SABC
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October 30, 2013
DR Congo army 'seizes' Bunagana base from M23 rebels
BBC
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October 30, 2013
Congolese Army and hardened UN Forces make gains against rebels
BY JON SAWYER
PBS Newshour
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October 30, 2013
How M23 was rolled back
By Darren Olivie
African Defense Review
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October 30, 2013
Congolese army gains in east could see defeat of M23 rebels
By Robyn Dixon
Los Angeles Times
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October 30, 2013
Surprise Surprise, Congo’s Awful Army Is Actually Winning Battles
By Peter Dorrie
War is Boring
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October 30, 2013
Rebel retreat
The Economist
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October 30, 2013
M23: On the brink of defeat?
Inside Story
Al Jazeera
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October 29, 2013
Congolese army close to victory in 20-month rebellion
By Katrina Manson in Nairobi
Financial Times
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October 29, 2013
Why DRC's Kivu is at the heart of unrest in Africa's Great Lakes region
Africa Review
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October 29, 2013
Congo Army Makes Inroads Against Weakened Rebels
By JOSEPH KAY and KRISTA LARSON
Associated Press
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October 28, 2013
Congo-Kinshasa: EU May Help Mineral Exporters From Eastern Congo
BY NICK LONG
All Africa
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October 28, 2013
DR Congo M23 rebels 'all but finished', says UN
BBC
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October 28, 2013
UN Council to hold emergency DR Congo talks
AFP
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October 28, 2013
EU May Help Mineral Exporters from Eastern Congo
Voice of America
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October 27, 2013
UN Council to hold emergency DR Congo talksas troops fight rebels
AFP
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October 27, 2013
The Conflict Minerals Agenda - Looking For Peace in the Wrong Place
By AMANI ITAKUYA
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October 27, 2013
Army: M23 rebels pushed back in eastern DRC
Al Jazeera
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October 26, 2013
A Reason for Hope in Congo’s Perpetual War
By NICHOLAS KULISH
New York Times
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October 25, 2013
Three New Books on the Democratic Republic of the Congo
By Lise Namikas, Emizet F. Kisangani, Thomas Turner
Reviewed by Nicolas van de Walle
Foreign Affairs
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October 23, 2013
M23's Congo Cadres: The Rebel Movement with a Taste for Local Politics
BY JOSEPH HAMMOND
Think Africa Press
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October 21, 2013
DRC peace talks with M23 suspended again
Mail & Guardian
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October 18, 2013
Kampala talks at risk of collapse as fresh fighting erupts in Congo
The East African
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October 18, 2013
Gecamines Didn’t Tell Government of KCC Gertler Deal
By Michael J. Kavanagh
Bloomberg News
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October 17, 2013
US urges DR Congo, rebels to reach peace deal
AFP
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October 14, 2013
Congolese Plans to Tax Miners in Francs to Cut Dollar Use
By Alaa Shahine
Bloomberg
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October 11, 2013
Congo’s Government Wants 15% Stake of New Mines in Revised Code
By Michael J. Kavanagh
Bloomberg News
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October 11, 2013
DR Congo: Mission chief condemns rebel attack on unarmed UN helicopter
UN News Center
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October 10, 2013
DR Congo: we are all implicated in the carnage – we can no longer ignore it
By Vava Tampa
The Guardian
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October 9, 2013
In DRC, Promoting Peace Through Village Committees
By Joe DeCapua
VOA
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October 9, 2013
FIB’s War on M23 could be heating up
African Defense Review
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October 6, 2013
'Celebrating Congo' explores issues in central Africa
By Paige Hopkins
The Daily Tar Heel
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October 4, 2013

US blocks military aid to Rwanda over alleged backing of M23 child soldiers 
By David Smith
The Guardian
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October 4, 2013
The Democratic Republic of the Congo: Where hell is just a local call away
By Dan Snow
The Independent
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October 4, 2013
Rwanda condemns US M23 child soldiers sanctions
BBC
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October 3, 2013
Open Letter to the UN Security Council from Human Rights Watch On Human Rights Abuses in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Human Rights Watch
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October 2, 2013
Trumping History with Hope in Great Lakes Region: Interview with Mary Robinson
Global Observatory
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October 1, 2013
Rwanda’s Kagame Sees Influence in the DRC Take a Hit
By Jon Rosen
World Politics Review
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October 1, 2013
Dispatches: US pushes some countries to end child soldier use, but lets others off
By Jo Becker
Human Rights Watch
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