Recent Stories

15 Nov 12
Insurgent fighters in eastern Congo find they can sign peace deals and join the army, and then desert to extract more concessions from weak government.
10 Oct 12
ICC supports inclusive approach to reparations, but how wide can its reach be?
15 Jun 12
As arrest calls focus on militia leader Bosco Ntaganda, another major rebel commander is receiving far less attention.
18 May 12
As eastern region sees renewed violence, commentators question whether justice process actually deters atrocities.
30 Apr 12
Following international court’s conviction of first war crimes suspect, will proposed reparations process heal or divide communities?
16 Mar 12
Conviction for using child soldiers does not reflect full scale of abuses in Ituri conflict, locals say.
27 Jan 12
Former armed groups drafted into national force continue to follow their own agendas, denting hopes of long-term stability.
22 Dec 11
But right groups raise concern over continued repressive security measures and arbitrary arrests across country.
30 Nov 11
Numerous reports of irregularities mar generally peaceful vote.
25 Nov 11
On the eve of general elections, people in northeastern region want stability and development.