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News Rwanda » Eastern: DRC says 6 troops killed rebuffing Rwanda incursion

News channel or source: http://www.newzimbabwe.com/news-46639-DRC+says+rebuffed+Rwanda+incursion/news.aspx
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

GOMA: Six soldiers died in fighting to repel an incursion by Rwandan troops in eastern Democratic of Republic of Congo this week, the army announced on Friday. In the latest flareup between the two neighbours, Rwanda rebutted the accusation and instead ...

News Rwanda » Eastern: Fighting between Rwanda, Congo troops in eastern DRC

News channel or source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/02/fighting-rwanda-congo-troops-eastern-drc/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Heavy fighting broke out between the Rwandan and Congolese military in troubled eastern DR Congo after an incursion by Rwandan troops, according to a Congolese army spokesman. Investigations are underway to see if the clashes occurred because of a problem ...

News Rwanda » Eastern: 2 aid workers killed, 1 kidnapped in DRC, U.N. says

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2018/02/19/2-aid-workers-killed-1-kidnapped-in-DRC-UN-says/6691519089380/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The incident occurred over the weekend when armed gunmen attacked an area in the Rutshuru territory of North Kivu, which borders Rwanda and Uganda ... Dozens of people died in the Syrian enclave of Eastern Ghouta on Monday in air and ground attacks ...

News Rwanda » Eastern: Two aid workers killed in eastern DR Congo

News channel or source: http://www.france24.com/en/20180219-two-aid-workers-killed-eastern-dr-congo
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

DR Congo's huge eastern region has long been wracked by violence, but fighting between government soldiers and militia groups, as well as inter-ethnic clashes, has increased since 2017. North Kivu province, which borders Uganda and Rwanda, has seen a ...

News Rwanda » Eastern: Flash Flood Warnings for Kenya, Ethiopia, Rwanda

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/view/group/main/main/id/00058894.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

According to Kenya's meteorological department, the Coast, Nairobi, and the Eastern and North Eastern areas will be the hardest hit. Some parts of Ethiopia, South Sudan, Uganda, Rwanda and Tanzania will also be affected.

News Rwanda » Eastern: Congo says soldiers killed in border skirmish with Rwanda

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/r-congo-says-soldiers-killed-in-border-skirmish-with-rwanda-2018-2
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Since the end of two major wars in eastern Congo between 1996-2003, Rwanda has backed a series of insurrections in the region, saying its actions were necessary to neutralize perpetrators of Rwanda's 1994 genocide who fled to eastern Congo.

News Rwanda » Eastern: In pics: animals in Rwanda's only protected savannah region Akagera National Park

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/14/c_136975571.htm
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Two cubs of vervet monkey stand on a tree in Akagera National Park, eastern Rwanda, on Feb. 13, 2018. Akagera National Park is Rwanda's only protected savannah region with a wide range of animals. (Xinhua/Lyu Tianran)

News Rwanda » Eastern: Could golf be the new tourism frontier for Rwanda?

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-za/news/other/could-golf-be-the-new-tourism-frontier-for-rwanda/ar-BBINgX4
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

given that Rwanda looks at high value, low volume tourism targeting the high end tourist market,” said Geoffrey Manyara, the UNECA Senior Regional Tourism adviser for Eastern Africa. “This should involve concerted efforts by government, private sector ...

News Rwanda » Eastern: DR Congo says 6 troops killed rebuffing Rwanda incursion

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-5400649/DR-Congo-says-6-troops-killed-rebuffing-Rwanda-incursion.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Some of those accused of involvement in the killings of an estimated 800,000 ethnic Tutsis and moderate Hutus in Rwanda set up militias in eastern DR Congo. - Border confusion? - Rwanda has been accused of backing the M23, a mainly ethnic Tutsi rebel group ...