NEWS & PRESS

DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO WELCOMES SUPPORT FOR NATIONAL DIALOGUE FROM AFRICAN UNION, UN LEADERSHIP AND NATIONAL EPISCOPAL CONFERENCE OF CONGO

KINSHASA—The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) today welcomed expressions of support for a national dialogue in advance of upcoming presidential elections from African Union Commission Chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission...

01/20/2016 | FULL ARTICLES, FULL ARTICLES & RELATED NEWS, RECENT NEWS, RECENT NEWS RELEASES, RECENT PRESS RELEASES | Read More >

STATEMENT ON ACTIONS TO ADDRESS PENDING AND PROSPECTIVE INTERNATIONAL ADOPTIONS

WASHINGTON, DC — H.E. François Balumuene, the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC) Ambassador to the United States, released the following statement today regarding actions being taken by the DRC government to update and improve procedures associated with international adoptions...

01/19/2016 | FULL ARTICLES, FULL ARTICLES & RELATED NEWS, RECENT NEWS, RECENT NEWS RELEASES, RECENT PRESS RELEASES | Read More >

PRESIDENT JOSEPH KABILA VISITS NORTH KIVU TO ADVANCE SECURITY AND PROMOTE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

KINSHASA— Last week, President Joseph Kabila visited the North Kivu region to reaffirm and reinforce themes emphasized in his recent State of the Nation address to the people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The visit included particular...

01/11/2016 | FULL ARTICLES, FULL ARTICLES & RELATED NEWS, RECENT NEWS, RECENT NEWS RELEASES, RECENT PRESS RELEASES | Read More >

DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO NEUTRALIZED MORE THAN 1,000 FDLR REBELS IN 2015

KINSHASA—The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) announced this week that its armed forces have neutralized from the country more than 1,000 members of the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR) rebel group since January 2015. The rebels...

01/11/2016 | FULL ARTICLES, FULL ARTICLES & RELATED NEWS, RECENT NEWS, RECENT NEWS RELEASES, RECENT PRESS RELEASES | Read More >