“New” Disorder in Eastern DRC? Observing the potential and proliferation of conflict

Summit of Nyiragongo volcano in North Kivu

The Democratic Republic of the Congo, or more specifically, its Eastern part including the provinces of North and South Kivu has again attracted attention since April. A new splinter movement of FARDC (the national army) deserters called M23 (consisting of formerly integrated ex-CNDP rebels around General Bosco Ntaganda and named after the 23rd March peace … Continue reading