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News Democratic Republic Congo » People: Democratic Republic of the Congo: 6 Killed in Protest Demanding President Resign

News channel or source: https://www.democracynow.org/2018/1/22/headlines/democratic_republic_of_the_congo_6_killed_in_protest_demanding_president_resign
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

In Africa, protesters staged nationwide demonstrations on Sunday in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, demanding the resignation of President Joseph Kabila, whose term officially ended in December 2016. At least six people were killed during a military ...

News Democratic Republic Congo » People: Disturbed by Reported Killing of Protesters in Democratic Republic of Congo, Secretary-General Calls on Authorities to Conduct Credible Investigation

News channel or source: http://www.un.org/press/en/2018/sgsm18864.doc.htm
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Despite making headlines for its nuclear programme, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea topped the list of the 10 most under-reported humanitarian crises of 2017, according to a study released today by the Office of the United Nations High ...

News Democratic Republic Congo » People: Democratic Republic of the Congo: Floods in Kinshasa Emergency Plan of Action (EPoA) DREF n° MDRCD024

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/democratic-republic-congo/democratic-republic-congo-floods-kinshasa-emergency-plan-action
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The disaster caused the destruction of 465 houses, left 17 people injured, and claimed 51 human lives. In total, 15 743 people (2,624 households) were affected by the disaster in many ways. Most of them have lost their basic necessity property, including ...

News Democratic Republic Congo » People: Democratic Republic of Congo: UN agencies in urgent bid to prevent famine in Kasai

News channel or source: https://www.bizjournals.com/prnewswire/press_releases/2018/01/17/C7547
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

say time is running out to save hundreds of thousands of lives in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Farmers – who fled due to conflict – have missed three consecutive planting seasons. This has left people with almost nothing to eat. Food ...

News Democratic Republic Congo » People: Five People Dead as Congo Security Forces, Protesters Clash

News channel or source: https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/2018/01/21/congo-security-force-clashes-with-protesters-leave-five-dead
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

At least five people died when anti-government protesters clashed with security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo capital on Sunday, the United Nations said. Security forces fired teargas and live rounds at hundreds of Catholic Church worshippers ...

News Democratic Republic Congo » People: Congo-Kinshasa: Ambassador Haley on the Deaths of Peaceful Demonstrators in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201801100174.html
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

The end of 2017 saw a rise in violent suppression of peaceful protests organized by churches in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), resulting in the deaths of at least five people. The government’s security forces engaged in excessive force ...

News Democratic Republic Congo » People: Demonstrations Against Kabila in Congo Leave at Least 6 Dead

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/21/world/africa/democratic-republic-of-congo-protests.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

NAIROBI, Kenya — At least six people were killed on Sunday in the Democratic Republic of Congo during demonstrations across the country against delayed elections — and the de facto continuation of Joseph Kabila’s presidency. An additional 57 people ...

News Democratic Republic Congo » People: Aid Group: 70 Million People Suffer in Silence as Emergencies Unreported

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/aid-group-says-70-million-people-suffer-in-silence-as-emergencies-go-unreported/4218665.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Democratic Republic of Congo, Mali, Lake Chad Basin, Vietnam and Peru. The report shines a light on tens of millions of people who are forced to suffer in silence because their plight goes under-reported and their needs go unmet. Last year, it estimates ...

News Democratic Republic Congo » People: Fresh DR Congo protests against Kabila turn deadly

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/news/fresh-dr-congo-protests-against-kabila-turn-deadly/vi-AAv0WoA
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

At least six people have been killed in the Democratic Republic of Congo, according to the UN, as the authorities crack down on a banned protest against President Joseph Kabila. CBS News 2:03 14 mins ago

News Democratic Republic Congo » People: DR Congo: Security Forces Fire on Catholic Churchgoers

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/01/19/dr-congo-security-forces-fire-catholic-churchgoers
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo used excessive force ... Since December 31, Human Rights Watch has interviewed 86 people in Congo, including victims and their family members, witnesses, priests and other church officials, hospital ...