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26 Jan 2015 description
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NAIROBI, 26 January 2015 (IRIN) - Almost 10 years after the International Criminal Court issued an arrest warrant against him, a senior member of the Uganda’s Lord’s Resistance Army rebel group appeared before the tribunal’s judges in The Hague today.

26 Jan 2015 description
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Nairobi, 26 janvier 2015 (IRIN) - Au cours des prochains jours, une unité spécialisée de la Mission militaire des Nations Unies en République démocratique du Congo doit lancer des opérations contre les Forces démocratiques de libération du Rwanda (FDLR) en collaboration avec l’armée congolaise. Les FDLR sont un groupe rebelle qui sème le chaos depuis 20 ans dans l’est du pays.

Plus tôt ce mois-ci, le Conseil de sécurité a autorisé l’opération, qui sera menée par la Brigade d’intervention de la Mission des Nations Unies pour la stabilisation en RDC (MONUSCO).

26 Jan 2015 description
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By Obinna Anyadike, Editor-at-Large

23 Jan 2015 description
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NAIROBI, 23 January 2015 (IRIN) - In the coming days a specialist offensive unit of the UN's military mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo is expected to launch operations, together with the Congolese army, against a rebel group that has caused havoc in the east of the country for the past 20 years.

Earlier this month the Security Council authorized the operation against the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), which will be carried out by the Force Intervention Brigade of UN's Stabilisation Mission in DRC (MONUSCO).

23 Jan 2015 description
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By Obinna Anyadike, Editor-at-Large

NAIROBI, 23 January 2015 (IRIN) - The shocking satellite imagery of the destruction in the northeastern Nigerian town of Baga and nearby villages earlier this month provided graphic evidence of the extent of the crimes by the Islamist extremist group Boko Haram when they stormed in.