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TEHRAN, Dec 31_Militants have killed 18 people in an attack on a village in eastern Congo, a regional official and a local human rights group said on Monday, the latest in a 60-day counter-offensive that has killed nearly 200 civilians.
News ID: 44697    Publish Date : 2019/12/31

TEHRAN, Jun 30 -Police on Sunday dispersed hundreds of anti-government marchers in Kinshasa and a protester was shot dead in the eastern city of Goma after President Felix Tshisekedi — the son of opposition icon Etienne Tshisekedi — warned against "confusing democracy with anarchy."
News ID: 41389    Publish Date : 2019/06/30

TEHRAN, Jun 4 - DR Congo's health ministry said late Monday that it had recorded more than 2,000 cases of Ebola, two-thirds of which had been fatal, since the disease broke out in the country's east 10 months ago.
News ID: 40351    Publish Date : 2019/06/04

TEHRAN, May 13 - Authorities say an Ebola treatment has come under attack again in eastern Congo.
News ID: 39273    Publish Date : 2019/05/13

TEHRAN, May 08 - Authorities say a city at the epicenter of Congo's Ebola outbreak has come under attack by militia fighters.
News ID: 39017    Publish Date : 2019/05/08

TEHRAN, Apr 18 - The mining town of Kamituga is located in an area with vast mineral resources estimated to be worth $24 trillion in untapped deposits, but despite this Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has one of the lowest levels of GDP per capita in the world.
News ID: 38071    Publish Date : 2019/04/18

TEHRAN, Apr 17 - Congo's president says 150 people are reported missing after a boat sank on Lake Kivu in the country's east.
News ID: 38030    Publish Date : 2019/04/17

TEHRAN, Mar 03 - Bandits shot dead six people in eastern DR Congo overnight, sparking angry protests by residents who blockaded the main street running through Goma city on Sunday, officials said.
News ID: 36185    Publish Date : 2019/03/03

TEHRAN, Jan 18 - Democratic Republic of Congo has rejected an African Union demand to delay the announcement of final results from its disputed presidential election, the government said on Friday.
News ID: 34264    Publish Date : 2019/01/18

TEHRAN, Jan 13 - The Southern African Development Community (SADC) suggested on Sunday that Democratic Republic of Congo recount votes from a contested Dec. 30 presidential election that the runner-up says was rigged and which has sparked isolated violence across the country.
News ID: 34025    Publish Date : 2019/01/13

TEHRAN, Jan 12 - Martin Fayulu, the runner-up in the Democratic Republic of the Congo's presidential election, has filed an appeal against the result of the election.
News ID: 33995    Publish Date : 2019/01/12

TEHRAN, Jan 6 - The announcement of the results of the Congo's presidential election has been postponed, the country's top electoral official said.
News ID: 33789    Publish Date : 2019/01/06

TEHRAN, December 24 -Fifteen soldiers have been seriously hurt when an Antonov transport plane had an accident on landing at Beni in eastern DR Congo, military officials say.
News ID: 33280    Publish Date : 2018/12/24

TEHRAN, December 10 - The EU on Monday extended sanctions against DR Congo President Joseph Kabila's designated successor and 13 others for human rights violations, two weeks ahead of landmark elections.
News ID: 32656    Publish Date : 2018/12/10

TEHRAN, December 03 - Clashes between the army and rebels loyal to a renegade former general in eastern DR Congo have killed at least 18 people, military sources say.
News ID: 32379    Publish Date : 2018/12/03

TEHRAN, November 16 - Eight U.N. peacekeepers and at least 12 Congolese soldiers were killed in a joint military operation against rebels in Congo's northeast, which is facing a deadly Ebola outbreak, the U.N. Security Council said late Thursday.
News ID: 31617    Publish Date : 2018/11/16

TEHRAN, November 12 - Opposition parties in Congo say they are rallying behind one candidate in hopes it will improve his chances of winning next month's presidential election.
News ID: 31391    Publish Date : 2018/11/12

TEHRAN, November 11 -The death toll from an Ebola outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has risen to more than 200, the health ministry said on Saturday.
News ID: 31352    Publish Date : 2018/11/11

TEHRAN, October 29 - The Ebola outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has claimed 170 lives, health authorities said on Sunday.
News ID: 30773    Publish Date : 2018/10/29

TEHRAN, October 06 -Around 50 people have been killed and another 100 suffered serious burns after a fuel tanker collided with a vehicle in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, a regional official says.
News ID: 29806    Publish Date : 2018/10/06