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DR Congo Conflict | More than 2 000 people killed in eastern DRC in 2020

According to DRC government there are 5.1 million internally displaced people in Eastern DRC.The 5.1 million internally displaced people are fleeing violence and terror in their home country.

In 2020 alone:

1240 people were murdered in Ituri

590 people murdered in North Kivu

261 people murdered in South Kivu

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New AU chief Felix Tshisekedi meets AU Commission chairperson

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New AU chief Felix Tshisekedi meets AU Commission chairperson

The African Union Chairperson Felix Tshisekedi (L) alongside the African Union Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat (R) after their meeting in Addis Ababa on Monday 8 February 2020. /AU Photo

9 February 2021

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China extends debt relief to DR Congo amid COVID-19 crisis

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China extends debt relief to DR Congo amid COVID-19 crisis

US Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) (L) talks with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) during a rally with fellow Democrats before voting on H.R. 1, or the People Act, on the East Steps of the US Capitol on March 08, 2019 in Washington, DC. (AFP photo)

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi

The Democratic Republic of the Congo says China has offered some debt relief in a bid to ease pressure on the central

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Up to 40 feared dead after motorized wooden boat capsizes in DR Congo

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Up to 40 feared dead after motorized wooden boat capsizes in DR Congo

Thursday, 07 January 2021

Authorities in eastern Congo fear more than 40 people are dead after a motorized wooden boat capsized on Lake Kivu overnight, officials said Wednesday.

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