The attack in the town of Oicha sparked a protest by several thousand conflict-weary residents of nearby Beni, the scene of frequent raids blamed on the...
Officials blamed the two attacks in Beni near the country's border with Uganda on the Ugandan Allied Democratic Forces (ADF).
Beni district administrator Donat Kibwana said seven people were killed and 15 people were abducted, including 10 children.
Residents of Mayi-Moya, fearing more attacks, have begun leaving their town in search of safer locations, authorities said.
Two decades on, it still remains unknown when the Government will come up and compensate victims.
Since January, Congolese troops have been engaged in a major military operation against the ADF
Gressly made the pledge while meeting with the Chief of Defence Forces, Gen. David Muhoozi, at the Ministry of Defence and Veteran Affairs headquarters...
At least 14 United Nations peacekeepers were killed in the restive Democratic Republic of Congo last December
An AFP correspondent in Beni reported hearing heavy and light weapons fire for two and a half hours from 4 am.
Residents in the border town of Mpondwe- Lhubiriha Town Council said they had heard heavy gunfire around the FARDC barracks on Thursday morning which lasted...
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