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All Posts Tagged With: "Democratic Republic of Congo"

Q&A: History, rebels and crisis in eastern Congo

Q&A on Crisis in Congo

Q&A: History, rebels and crisis in eastern Congo

Michael Kavanagh of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting answers your questions about the crisis in DR Congo.

Posted: November 3, 2008 18:53   Comments: 9
Rich natural resources partly fuel crisis in Congo

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Rich natural resources partly fuel crisis in Congo

Scott Baldauf of The Christian Science Monitor says the ongoing crisis in eastern Congo is partly fueled by contested mineral resources -- the country is rich in copper, diamonds, cobalt, petroleum, gold, silver, zinc and coltan.

Posted: November 3, 2008 18:50   Comments: 1
Humanitarian crisis worsens in Congo

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Humanitarian crisis worsens in Congo

Michael Kavanagh of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting discusses the roots of the ongoing conflict, the rebel demands and the worsening humanitarian crisis.

Posted: October 30, 2008 18:08   Comments: 12
Crisis and chaos claim eastern Congo

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Crisis and chaos claim eastern Congo

Karl Steinacker, a UNHCR coordinator in Goma, discusses the worsening situation in Congo.

Posted: October 29, 2008 15:14   Comments: 0
UN commander resigns as thousands flee in Congo

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UN commander resigns as thousands flee in Congo

Michael Kavanagh discusses the escalating violence in eastern Congo while trapped inside a UN compound.

Posted: October 27, 2008 20:42   Comments: 0
Protesters pelt UN compound in eastern Congo

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Protesters pelt UN compound in eastern Congo

Worldfocus correspondent Michael Kavanagh reports from inside a UN compound, which faced a storm of protesters.

Posted: October 27, 2008 13:01   Comments: 0
Reporting from the battlegrounds of eastern Congo

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Reporting from the battlegrounds of eastern Congo

Worldfocus correspondent Michael Kavanagh reports from inside Congo's North Kivu region, where violence and attacks continue to displace people.

Posted: October 15, 2008 23:58   Comments: 2

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