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International court orders Uganda to pay $325 million to DR Congo for occupation

Uganda has been ordered to pay $325 million to the Democratic Republic of Congo for its role in the conflict there. The International Court of Justice (ICJ) ruled Uganda had violated international norms as an occupying force between 1998 and 2003. The judges found that Uganda was responsible for the deaths of 10-15,000 people in […]

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DR Congo: Suspected militiamen killed in attack on camp for displaced people

Suspected militiamen have attacked a camp for internally displaced people in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), killing dozens of people, according to a monitoring group. The assault took place in the DRC’s restive Ituri province, which has been placed under a state of siege since May 2021, an exceptional measure taken by […]

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At least 22 civilians killed in rebel attack on DR Congo camp for internally displaced

At least 22 civilians have been killed in an attack on a camp for internally displaced people in the northeast of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Red Cross coordinator Mambo Bapu Mance told the AFP on Monday that 20 people were buried immediately in two common graves, while another two who died of their wounds […]