Congo’s Crisis: Rebels Launch Offensive in Country’s East

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In the war-torn, mineral-rich Democratic Republic of Congo, rebels belonging to an armed group known as the M23 have launched a devastating offensive against the government of President Joseph Kabila, capturing the main provincial capital of Goma in the country’s east, according to reports. Though denied by the Rwandan government, many believe the M23 is armed and backed by Rwanda, as regional governments jostle for influence and control over a part of the world blessed with teeming natural wealth but afflicted by decades of war and human-rights abuses.

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ClaudiaBrown22
ClaudiaBrown22

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MetroTV
MetroTV

From Broken Indonesia: The curse from palestinian wars push indonesia into the same fall like the rebellions & wars in their arabian nations as same as their islamic story they made. Pitiful. redaksi@metrotvnews.com

smedleybutlersociety
smedleybutlersociety

Reportedly UN Ambassador Susan Rice has had a long and close relationship with Rwandan President Paul Kagame, a former student at C&GSC Fort Leavenworth, who is  supplying and financing the M23 Movement.

whisky87proof
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TIME, Why is it OK to publish dead African soldiers, but it is war crime to publish dead western soldiers faces?

gracechiou88
gracechiou88

From Time's pictures, part of the Congolese people appear to welcome the takeover of provincial capital of Goma.  Does that mean the incumbent President Joseph Kabila is losing popular support and possibly face a revolution?

whisky87proof
whisky87proof

@gracechiou88 I think when major cities are falling to rebels without a fight, its a good indicator you have lost some popular support and may be facing a revolution, no need for pictures to tell you that.