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Monday 13 January 2014
The plant is one of the world’s smallest species of water lily with a flower no bigger than a pound coin
Thursday 02 January 2014
An exiled former Rwandan intelligence chief has been found murdered in a Johannesburg hotel room.
‘It’s a new Congo, we won’t bow down to the enemy again’: Optimism as DRC's vanquished rebels sign up for peace
Monday 11 November 2013
The country's spectacular turnaround has surprised even the most knowledgeable of DRC observers and analysts
Tuesday 05 November 2013
The Democratic Republic of Congo’s M23 rebel group has declared an end to its 20-month insurgency and said it was ready to pursue a political solution after the army captured its last two strongholds.
Tuesday 05 November 2013
A leader of the M23 rebel group in eastern Congo has said his movement is ending its rebellion after more than a year and a half of fighting the Congolese government.
Saturday 12 October 2013
Helicopter came under fire as it flew over the M23 stronghold of Rumangabo
Wednesday 18 September 2013
Teenager charged with man’s murder
Friday 30 August 2013
M23 group declares unilateral ceasefire ‘to give peace a chance’ after week of fighting
Thursday 29 August 2013
Death of UN soldier deepens military crisis along border with Rwanda
Sunday 04 August 2013
Youth charity's global celebrations marred as Home Office refuses to allow delegates entry
Home Office says UK is no 'refuge for war criminals' after 100 suspects rejected by border officials since 2012
Tuesday 30 July 2013
In total, 800 applicants were investigated as possible suspects
Tuesday 16 July 2013
A US citizen has been sentenced to a decade behind bars for lying about her role in the genocide that killed more than 500,000 people in her native Rwanda.
Monday 15 July 2013
Fresh fighting has erupted in eastern Congo, following the arrival of armed men disguised in women’s clothing, say residents.
Wednesday 05 June 2013
Date for the full extradition hearing set for October
Thursday 30 May 2013
Move over men from across England comes after a request from prosecutors in the central African nation
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 100,000 back our campaign
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 3 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 4 Refugee crisis: Aylan's life was full of fear - in death, he is part of 'humanity washed ashore'
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train