UN troops ready to move against DR Congo rebels

UN troops are preparing an offensive against Hutu rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo after plans for a joint operation with the Congolese army fell through, the UN peacekeeping chief has said.

UN accuses Congo rebels of murdering civilians

The United Nations says the M23 rebels in Congo have been conducting regular search operations in which civilians have been murdered.

UN Security Council puts sanctions on Congo rebels

The UN Security Council voted unanimously to sanction the leaders of Congo`s M23 rebel force.