KIGALI, May 23 (AFP) - Rwandan-backed
rebels have agreed to pull out of the troubled city of Kisangani, in the
Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), joining an accord reached earlier by
Rwanda and Uganda, a rebel spokesman said Tuesday.
Rwanda and Uganda, ostensible allies
in the rebellion against DRC President Laurent Kabila, signed the agreement
Monday to pull out of Kisangani following recent clashes between the two
armies, but a simultaneous pullout by the rebels, who control the city,
was not assured.
Kin Kiey Mulumba, spokesman for the main