NEW YORK (Reuters) - The United States said it was disappointed that Democratic Republic of Congo did not announce an election calendar on Monday and threatened to impose additional sanctions on Congolese
KINSHASA, Congo — Street clashes between security forces and demonstrators opposed to President Joseph Kabila left at least 17 people dead in Congo’s capital on Monday in a dramatic sign of mounting tensions
KINSHASA (Reuters) - Congolese authorities have refused to renew the visa of a prominent American human rights activist, the government said on Tuesday, a decision that follows expulsions of other foreign
KINSHASA (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of President Joseph Kabila’s supporters rallied in Democratic Republic of Congo’s capital on Friday in a growing stand-off with opposition parties who have accused
KINSHASA (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of people lined the streets of the Congolese capital Kinshasa on Wednesday to welcome home opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi after a nearly two-year stay for
Popole Misenga and Yolande Mabika, two judoka from the Democratic Republic of Congo, sought asylum in Brazil during the 2013 World Judo Championships in Rio. Three years on they are about to compete in
BERLIN (Reuters) - When record Olympic champion Michael Phelps and the king of sprinting Usain Bolt resume their hunt for world records and gold medals at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics next month they will
KINSHASA (Reuters) - Democratic Republic of Congo’s Joseph Kabila issued a raft of pardons on Friday, including to several pro-democracy activists detained after calling for the president to stand down.
KINSHASA (Reuters) - The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights called on Thursday for the release of people he considers political prisoners in Democratic Republic of Congo as the government cracks on
KINSHASA (Reuters) - Democratic Republic of Congo launched a campaign on Wednesday to vaccinate about a million people against yellow fever over the next 10 days in the capital Kinshasa and a nearby province.
The Democratic Republic of Congo has just designated a new national park. It's created from a huge forest in the Lomami River basin and has more animals endemic to the DRC than any other protected area