@nicolasF24 @FRANCE24- #REPORTERS Schoolchildren in the village of , #Kaniolain . #SouthKivuMassacres were carried out there by foreign armed groups during the 2nd Congo War. To find out more watch the documentary ': #CongoCrimes and no punishment', on ⤵️ @France24_en
@nicolasF24 @FRANCE24In 1998, Laurent-Désiré#Kabilasought to break away from his allies Rwanda and Uganda. With the help of the RCD - Congolese rebels - they turned on him. It was the start of the 2nd #Congowar . They occupied much of Northern & Eastern Congo for 5 years #REPORTERS ⤵ @nicolasF24 ️
@nicolasF24 @FRANCE24The First Congo War started in 1996 and lasted until 1997: #Rwandasought to topple #Mobutubecause he had provided safe haven for Hutu killers after the genocide. With Uganda and its allies, it helped rebel leader #Kabiladepose Mobutu. , #REPORTERS Sat at 9:10pm Paris Time ⤵️
@nicolasF24 Our #Reporters went to the mighty river #Congo , near #Kisangani . The town witnessed violent clashes between #Rwanda and #Uganda during the 2nd Congo War. To find out more, watch the documentary "Congo: Crimes and no punishment " by @nicolasF24 . Soon on @FRANCE24 ⤵️
#REPORTERS - A house destroyed during #Congo 's second war at the end of the 1990s. @nicolasF24 's documentary "Congo: Crimes and no punishment" examines the wars that destroyed the Congo between 1996 and 2003. Watch the full show this Saturday at 9:10pm (Paris Time) ⤵️
Neema ran for her life to escape ongoing violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo. She had lost a number of family members, including her husband, to the war. Now safe in Uganda, Neema hopes to put memories of the inconceivable violence behind her.
Despite fighting a war on its own territory, #Ukraine sends its top helicopter pilots and technicians to Congo as part of the UN peacekeeping mission. We recently spent 2 weeks with them in the Congo to find out more about what they do. Read more:
Denis Mukwege opened a hospital in eastern DR Congo, where militants have used sexual violence as a weapon of war. The clinic treats 3,000 victims of rape, mutilation and other sexual violence every year. He dedicated his Nobel Peace Prize to victims of abuse.
Congo, the scene of the world's worst war in decades, is sliding back to mayhem. Our cover this week
ICYMI: From war-torn Congo to Texas to China, Emmanuel Mudiay has seen more than most teens:
For 1st time DR #Congo general convicted of rape. Also torture & war crimes. 10-year sentence.