DR Congo militia fighting kills 11 despite peace deal

DR Congo militia fighting kills 11 despite peace deal

Fighting between DR Congo's regular army and a militia force has claimed 11 lives and breached a peace deal in the conflict-plagued northeast of the country, according to UN sources.

Congo army kills leader of splinter Hutu militia group

Congo army kills leader of splinter Hutu militia group

Congolese forces have killed the leader of an offshoot of a Hutu militia in the restive east of the country, the army said on Sunday, two months after killing the leader of the main faction.