Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda

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Jun 21st, 2013
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Recently Rwanda has come under much scrutiny by its neighbors who are asking President Kagame to negotiate with the FDLR. (WASHINGTON DC) – Foreign Policy is a complex labyrinth of balancing local needs with international interests. This act requires awareness of one’s population, needs of the ...
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Feb 12th, 2013
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“The M23 said they were going to free us, but instead they came to kill us. What kind of liberation is that?” M23 rebels and Congolese army soldiers raped scores of women and committed other war crimes during the rebels’ occupation of Goma in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, http://www.hrw.org/d...
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Jan 17th, 2013
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For whom, for what, against whom? Jean-Paul Kimonyo The sequence of events makes the immediate causes prompting the M23 rebellion quite clear. It all really started in February 2012 with the flawed attempt by some Western countries to have Bosco Ntaganda arrested as a condition for the recognition of...
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Jan 10th, 2013
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By Courtney Meyer In late November, two Congolese rebel fighters who chose to abandon the group revealed to the BBC the extent of Rwanda’s meddling and financial backing. Captain Rudahirwa and Colonel Bestfriend Ndozi—former members of the Congolese army turned students and activists in the Congolese...
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Nov 2nd, 2012
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- Victorie Ingabire returned to Rwanda in 2010 in order to register her party and run for the Presidential seat against Paul Kagame. She stepped off of the plane went to a genocide memorial site where she spoke to supporters and dared to mention that Hutu were also killed during the genocide and shou...
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Nov 1st, 2012
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Economist VICTOIRE INGABIRE returned to her native country in 2010 to compete in presidential elections after 16 years in exile in the Netherlands. She became the leader of an opposition party, United Democratic Forces, challenging the incumbent, President Paul Kagame. That campaign has now earned he...
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Jul 17th, 2012
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Press release from the Rwanda People’s Party. (LONDON) – We welcome the agreement between the Rwanda – DRC governments in their quest for an equitable resolution to the DRC crisis. We believe that the teaming up of the two countries together for the common purpose; would help to put...
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May 15th, 2012
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New York – The International Criminal Court chief prosecutor on Monday sought new war crimes charges against Bosco “The Terminator” Ntaganda and another notorious Democratic Republic of Congo militia leader. Chief prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo said that Ntaganda and Sylvestre Mudacu...
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In East Africa
Feb 28th, 2012
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In sentencing PDP party president Deogratias Mushayidi to life in prison, the Rwandan Supreme Court’s controversial verdict puts an end to the political career of one of Rwanda’s most important Tutsi opposition leaders and a vocal critic of Kagame’s government. Final Ruling Rwanda&#...
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Jan 10th, 2012
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KINSHASA, Dem. Rep. of Congo (DRC) January 10, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — MONUSCO strongly condemns the attacks on civilians by armed groups in several remote villages in Shabunda territory of South Kivu Province. During 1 and 4 January 2012, MONUSCO received reports that about 45...