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"Breaking the Silence" -- NYC Conference Examines 20 Years Since Congo Invasion

Milton Allimadi | Posted 10.13.2016 | World
Milton Allimadi

Twenty years ago today, in 1996, Rwanda and Uganda invaded Congo, which was then known as Zaire. The 20th anniversary of the invasion of Congo and t...

Psychopathic Politics in Congo

Georgianne Nienaber | Posted 03.30.2015 | World
Georgianne Nienaber

Has President Joseph Kabila finally revealed his true colors to the world? At least 36 people, including a police officer, were killed in demonstrations against proposed changes to the constitution. The changes would require a national census before the 2016 presidential elections.

Wading Through the Remnants of a War-Torn Country

Catholic Relief Services | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Catholic Relief Services

There we were in a bobbing quandary, broken and almost out of steam, lacking any apparent forward movement, a rudderless metaphor for the people of the Congo