Congolese rebel leader is arrested in Rwanda
Congolese rebel leader General Laurent Nkunda has been arrested in Rwanda, a country that had been accused of supporting him. A Worldfocus contributing blogger discusses why Nkunda has lost the support of Rwanda's leaders.
Posted: January 23, 2009 17:14
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
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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
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