DR Congo grants amnesty to hundreds of M23 rebels

The Democratic Republic of Congo announced Thursday it had granted amnesty to around 375 ex-members of the defeated M23 rebel movement.

DR Congo, M23 rebels fail to sign peace deal

The Democratic Republic of Congo and defeated M23 rebels have failed to sign a peace deal hoped to be a key step in stabilising the conflict-prone east after Kinshasa demanded the agreement be revised.

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.

M23 rebels begins withdrawal, paving way for peace in Goma

The M23 rebels on Saturday finally withdrew from the city of Goma which was under its control for over 10 days.

Congo: 44 killed in fighting between M23 and Army

Forty-four people were killed in new fighting between the Congolese army and M23 rebels on Thursday, ending a two-month cease-fire, said Congolese officials.