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 DR Congo rebel General Laurent Nkunda

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In desperation, he crossed the front line to negotiate with Laurent Nkunda, the CNDP warlord who stood accused of multiple war crimes. “It scared the shit out of me,” he admits, but he nevertheless demanded that his rangers – armed but neutral – be allowed to return to guard the gorillas. Astonishingly ...
Rebel soldiers loyal to Gen Laurent Nkunda carry a soldier wounded in the village of Kiwanja in eastern DR Congo. AP. GOMA: Ten fighters were killed Thursday when the army launched a pre-dawn attack on a militia in the restive eastern region of Democratic Republic of Congo, a military spokesman said ...

An early sign of this was the defection of three senior Rally for Congolese Democracy (RCD) officers – among them Laurent Nkunda – to form a political movement that morphed into the National Congress for the Defence of the People (CNDP) rebellion in July 2006. The region was once again plunged into ...
A reclusive commander of FDLR rebels is finally in Rwanda – despite a campaign launched by Congolese groups fiercely opposing his repatriation or exchange him for Gen Laurent Nkunda, KT Press exclusively reveals. Brigadier General Comes Semugeshi surfaced uninvited at a UN base in eastern DR ...
The television in the squalid hotel dining room was tuned to an early morning French newscast. The male commentator was quoting a BBC report that General Laurent Nkunda, head of the CNDP, had been ousted. There was something terribly wrong about the report. Our group had just come from a meeting with Nkunda at ...
Laurent Nkunda, the Congolese rebel leader whose brutal tactics and Congo-size ambitions have threatened to bring about another catastrophic war in central Africa, was arrested late Thursday, removing an explosive factor from the regional equation. According to United Nations officials and Rwandan ...

After being occupied by the rebel movement CNDP under rebel Congolese Tutsi General Laurent Nkunda for more than a year, this was the first sighting of a mountain gorilla by Congolese Conservation Authorities in North Kivu, DRC, on November 25, 2008. The gorilla sector of the park was occupied by ...
Rebel soldiers loyal to Gen Laurent Nkunda carry a soldier wounded in the village of Kiwanja in eastern DR Congo. AP. GOMA: Ten fighters were killed Thursday when the army launched a pre-dawn attack on a militia in the restive eastern region of Democratic Republic of Congo, a military spokesman said ...
An early sign of this was the defection of three senior Rally for Congolese Democracy (RCD) officers – among them Laurent Nkunda – to form a political movement that morphed into the National Congress for the Defence of the People (CNDP) rebellion in July 2006. The region was once again plunged into ...
A reclusive commander of FDLR rebels is finally in Rwanda – despite a campaign launched by Congolese groups fiercely opposing his repatriation or exchange him for Gen Laurent Nkunda, KT Press exclusively reveals. Brigadier General Comes Semugeshi surfaced uninvited at a UN base in eastern DR Congo last week.
In 2009, after years of bloody insurrection in Congo, General Laurent Nkunda was 'arrested' with great fanfare in Rwanda. Wanted for war crimes and crimes against humanity, not a word about his situation has been reported for years. Are the regimes in Rwanda and Uganda using Laurent Nkunda and ...
The television in the squalid hotel dining room was tuned to an early morning French newscast. The male commentator was quoting a BBC report that General Laurent Nkunda, head of the CNDP, had been ousted. There was something terribly wrong about the report. Our group had just come from a meeting with Nkunda at ...
KIGALI, Rwanda — Overnight, the battle in Congo has suddenly shifted. Gen. Laurent Nkunda, the Congolese rebel leader whose brutal tactics and Congo-size ambitions have threatened to bring about another catastrophic war in central Africa, was arrested late Thursday, removing an explosive factor from ...
I played piano for Congo warlord Laurent Nkunda. Our former East Africa Correspondent recalls a surreal moment - even by Congolese standards - when he played the piano for the warlord Laurent Nkunda. I played piano for Congo warlord Laurent Nkunda: Rebel leader Laurent Nkunda meets with ...
War, famine and disease have killed more than 5 million Congolese citizens in the past decade and it's hard not to lay a good part of the blame at the feet of rebel leader Laurent Nkunda. Nkunda is the leader of a group of rebels who have been fighting the Congolese army and other militias off and on since ...
Rebel General Laurent Nkunda has long sought to portray himself as the only man who can protect his Tutsi community in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo from Hutu forces. This led to accusations that he was a stooge of the Tutsi-led Rwandan government. But in a surprising about-turn, it is the ...
BENI – Het middenveld in Beni (Noord-Kivu) is blij over het feit dat de Congolese regering erin is geslaagd om het dossier van kolonel John Tshibangu snel af te handelen en hem ook gauw uitgeleverd te krijgen. Nu moet de regering met dezelfde doortastendheid werk maken van de uitlevering van de ...

In desperation, he crossed the front line to negotiate with Laurent Nkunda, the CNDP warlord who stood accused of multiple war crimes.
Rebel soldiers loyal to Gen Laurent Nkunda carry a soldier wounded in the village of Kiwanja in eastern DR Congo. AP. GOMA: Ten fighters ...
According to the ministry, the men, followers of dissident general Laurent Nkunda, will be sent to a training camp before being inducted into the ...
An early sign of this was the defection of three senior Rally for Congolese Democracy (RCD) officers – among them Laurent Nkunda – to form a ...
Some groups had also started suggesting that he should only be handed to Rwanda in exchange for Gen Laurent Nkunda, a Congolese rebel commander who ...
Kavota said, “Congo should have only handed over Semugeshi in exchange for Gen Laurent Nkunda and other M23 rebels held in Rwanda.”.
In 2009, after years of bloody insurrection in Congo, General Laurent Nkunda was 'arrested' with great fanfare in Rwanda. Wanted for war ...
The male commentator was quoting a BBC report that General Laurent Nkunda, head of the CNDP, had been ousted. There was something terribly wrong about ...
KIGALI, Rwanda — Overnight, the battle in Congo has suddenly shifted. Gen. Laurent Nkunda, the Congolese rebel leader whose brutal tactics ...
Congo rebel leader General Laurent Nkunda has been accused by human rights organizations of ordering his troops to rape and murder civilians and pillage ...
Laurent Nkunda, the man laying siege to the eastern Congolese city of Goma, is full of contradictions. He's a successful military commander, almost unbeatable on the battlefield, but he has almost no political future. He's an ordained Adventist preacher, who court-martials soldiers who engage in rape; yet ...
The corpses of the dead were still rotting on the streets of Bukavu, a ramshackle port in the country's east. The living had barricaded themselves ...
War, famine and disease have killed more than 5 million Congolese citizens in the past decade and it's hard not to lay a good part of the blame ...
Rebel General Laurent Nkunda has long sought to portray himself as the only man who can protect his Tutsi community in eastern Democratic ...
... a testament to the chaotic nature of Congo's latest war, between the army and rebels allied to Laurent Nkunda, a minority Tutsi who says he ...
Two rebels recruited in Rwanda and sent to Congo to fight alongside rebel leader Laurent Nkunda, who orchestrated the Bukavu insurgency, ...
Kiwanja, Democratic Republic of Congo - Fighting broke out on Thursday between Laurent Nkunda's rebel force and pro-government militia in ...
Tutsi rebel leader Laurent Nkunda, whose forces are threatening to grab the strategic eastern Democratic Republic of Congo city, offered on ...
... year to escape fighting between government soldiers, local Mai Mai militia, and Tutsi insurgents loyal to renegade General Laurent Nkunda.
But UN special envoy Olusegun Obasanjo berated rebel leader Laurent Nkunda for starting the offensive last month in violation of a cease-fire.
Soldiers loyal to rebel general Laurent Nkunda and Mai Mai militiamen exchanged gunfire in towns northwest of Goma, the capital of Nord-Kivu ...
... borders in eastern Congo risk igniting fresh fighting in a region shaken by weeks of clashes, rebel leader Laurent Nkunda said on Tuesday.
... and only later their arch-enemies, the ethnic Tutsi-dominated forces of renegade General Laurent Nkunda, who together are making the lives ...
The eastern region has been torn apart by a tangled conflict that pits rebels led by renegade former general Laurent Nkunda against ...
Forces loyal to Tutsi rebel leader Laurent Nkunda withdrew Sunday from Ishasa, located about 130km from Goma, the capital of eastern ...
Ruhorimbere joined the CNDP rebel group led by Laurent Nkunda in 2007. CNDP fighters have been accused by the UN of being responsible ...
An early sign of this was the defection of three senior Rally for Congolese Democracy (RCD) officers – among them Laurent Nkunda – to form a ...
Some groups had also started suggesting that he should only be handed to Rwanda in exchange for Gen Laurent Nkunda, a Congolese rebel ...
Kavota said, “Congo should have only handed over Semugeshi in exchange for Gen Laurent Nkunda and other M23 rebels held in Rwanda.”.
In 2009, after years of bloody insurrection in Congo, General Laurent Nkunda was 'arrested' with great fanfare in Rwanda. Wanted for war ...
The male commentator was quoting a BBC report that General Laurent Nkunda, head of the CNDP, had been ousted. There was something terribly wrong about ...
KIGALI, Rwanda — Overnight, the battle in Congo has suddenly shifted. Gen. Laurent Nkunda, the Congolese rebel leader whose brutal tactics ...
A reclusive commander of FDLR rebels is finally in Rwanda - despite a campaign launched by Congolese groups fiercely opposing his repatriation or exchange him for Gen Laurent Nkunda, KT Press exclusively reveals. Brigadier General Comes Semugeshi ...


 

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