Friday, December 28, 2007

Eastern DRC violence to spread?

The Christian Science Monitor reports on fears by the UN and other agencies that the resumption of war in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo risks crossing the border into Rwanda. The region has been unstable since 1994 when genociders and civilians from Rwanda poured into the then-Zaire and were housed in refugee camps. Rwanda and Uganda have invaded the eastern DRC several times under the pretext of their own national security.

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