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from Africa News blog:

Congo: Step forward or back to the past?

January 20, 2009

Rwanda sent hundreds of its soldiers into eastern Congo on Tuesday in what the neighbours have described as a joint operation against Hutu rebels who have been at the heart of 15 years of conflict. Details are still somewhat sketchy, with Rwanda saying its soldiers are under Congolese command but Kinshasa saying Kigali’s men have come as observers.

PangeaDay: an event lived worldwide

May 13, 2008

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