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Congo crowd kills man, eats him after militant massacres: witnesses
BENI Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - A crowd stoned to death a young man in northeast Congo on Friday before burning and eating his corpse, witnesses said, in apparent revenge for a series of attacks by Ugandan rebels. The incident in the town of Beni followed a number of overnight raids in the area blamed on the Islamist group ADF-NAUL, who are thought to have massacred more than 100 ...(10/31/2014 12:05:13 PM)
Congo Assailants Kill 14 as President Visits Violence-Torn East
Suspected rebel fighters killed 14 people including a pregnant woman and a newborn in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo as President Joseph Kabila vowed a military response to similar attacks in the region this month.(10/31/2014 12:58:24 PM)
14 people killed in DR Congo machete attack
Fourteen people were killed in a machete attack by Ugandan rebels in the Beni region in the restive eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, where nearly 100 civilians have already perished, a non-governmental group said Thursday. The incursion by the Ugandan rebel group ADF took place overnight in the town of Kampi ya Chui and "it's a heavy toll: 14 people massacred by machetes," said Teddy ...(10/30/2014 5:38:18 PM)
14 People Killed in Democratic Republic of Congo Machete Attack: NGO
Fourteen people were killed in a machete attack by Ugandan rebels in the Beni region in the restive eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, where nearly 100 civilians have already perished, a non-govern...(10/30/2014 10:25:45 PM)
Muhammad Ali vs. George Foreman: 40 years later, a rumble reverberates
Zaire is now the Democratic Republic of the Congo, George Foreman is a religious minister with seven daughters, and five sons all named George, and Muhammad Ali is locked in a state of Parkinson's disease.(10/29/2014 9:04:36 PM)
Ugandan rebels weakened despite brutal attacks: Congo minister
By Aaron Ross BENI Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - Ugandan rebels suspected of massacring at least 80 people in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo this month have been depleted and are adopting new guerrilla tactics, the Congolese interior minister said on Tuesday. Violence simmers in Congo's rugged eastern borderlands more than a decade after the vast Central African nation's ...(10/29/2014 3:53:52 AM)
Rumble in the Jungle ring stolen
Not much nostalgia in the Democratic Republic of Congo where Muhammad Ali and George Foreman traded blows 40 years ago.(10/30/2014 2:05:12 PM)
Photos: 'Rumble in the Jungle': 40 Years Later
The iconic heavyweight fight, "Rumble in the Jungle," took place 40 years ago today.(10/31/2014 5:30:17 AM)
DR Congo: UN, African Union urge eastern town to support operations to end rebel threat
New York, Oct 25 (IBNS) Visiting the site of a recent flare-up of deadly violence in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), United Nations and African Union (AU) envoys met with the Mayor of the town of Beni, Congolese military officials and local leaders, urging a united front to "put an end to the terror imposed on the population by armed groups," including Ugandan-based rebels ...(10/29/2014 2:45:21 PM)
'Rumble in the Jungle' Turns 40
Forty years ago, on October 30, 1974, two American heavyweights slugged it out in Zaire - today's Democratic Republic of Congo — in a historic boxing match. “The Rumble in the Jungle,” as the fight was advertised in the U.S. and abroad, matched former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali against the reigning champ, George Foreman. Ali knocked Foreman out to regain the crown, which he had lost seven ...(10/31/2014 11:02:56 AM)
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