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236 soldiers infected with cholera

IRIN - August 26, 2005

Hundreds of former militiamen now serving in the Democratic Republic of Congo's 4th army Brigade deployed to the troubled northeastern district of Ituri have been infected with cholera, Defense Minister Adolphe Onusumba said on Thursday.


Six Congolese rebels expelled

IRIN - August 25, 2005

Uganda has given six members of new rebel group in the Democratic Republic of Congo - the Congolese Revolutionary Movement - up to Thursday afternoon to leave the east African country or face arrest and prosecution, Interior Minister Ruhakana Rugunda has said.


12,500 Girls members of armed groups , NGO report says

IRIN - August 25, 2005

Some 12,500 girls currently belong to government and non-government forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and a programme to disarm, demobilise and reintegrate all militias into society is failing them, Save the Children, an NGO, said in an August 2005 report.


Hutu rebels given till 30 September to disarm

IRIN - August 25, 2005

Rwandan Hutu rebels in neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have until 30 September to disarm or else face "severe" consequences, ministers of regional cooperation from DRC, Rwanda and Uganda said on Thursday.


700 UN troops sent to Fataki; protecting voter registration

IRIN - August 25, 2005

The UN Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo sent 700 troops to the northeastern territory of Fataki on Thursday to provide security for the voter registration process, following an attack there earlier in the week by unidentified gunmen.


Ituri militiamen shoot dead electoral official

IRIN - August 23, 2005

Unidentified militiamen shot dead an electoral official on Monday when they attacked a voter registration centre in Fataki, a town in the northeastern district of Ituri in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Independent Electoral Commission Chairman Apollinaire Malu Malu said.


Former militiamen now form army's 4th Brigade

IRIN - August 23, 2005

The demobilisation, disarmament and reintegration process (DDR) of 3,200 militiamen ended on Monday in Mushaki District, 30 km south of Goma in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, national Defense Minister Adolphe Onusumba said.


Interview with MSF head of mission in DRC, Jerome Souquet

IRIN - August 22, 2005

On 22 July 2005, the international medical relief agency, Médecins Sans Frontiéres (MSF), announced that it was halting all medical and humanitarian aid to an estimated 100,000 people, almost half of the population displaced by civil unrest in the northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo district of Ituri.


MONUC to light up parts of Kalemie

IRIN - August 18, 2005

Lights may blaze again soon in parts Kalemie town, eastern Congo, which have been deprived of electricity for the past 13 years, the UN Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (MONUC) reported on Wednesday.


WHO calls to step up polio surveillance along borders

IRIN - August 16, 2005

The UN World Health Organisation (WHO) has called for polio immunisation to be stepped up along Angola's borders with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Zambia.





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