Tag: Democratic Republic of Congo

Twenty-two killed in DRC by the Allied Democratic Forces

The Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) is said to be behind the murder of 9 farmers and 13 civilians in eastern DRC.

Mission in DRC attacked by jihadists

The attack was reportedly carried out by members of the Allied Democratic Forces.

Augustinian missionaries promote the reintegration of child soldiers

Most of the child soldiers are between 8 and 15 years old and 40% are girls.

Alleged jihadists murdered Congolese Imam who condemned radical Islamism

Sheikh Ali Amin was murdered allegedly by jihadists on the 1st of May after he condemned jihadism.

Budapest Report on Christian Persecution 2020: sub-Saharan Christians, part 2

Even though in the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan Christians are in majority, they still face religious persecution.

Two hundred people killed and fourty-thousand kidnapped this year in DRC

Since the beginning of this year, the attacks by the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) show an "alarming increase".

Magistrate investigating the murder of the Ambassador of Italy also murdered

The magistrate in charge of the investigation into the murder of the Italian Ambassador to Kinshasa has been killed.

Ten civilians murdered in two raids in DRC

The DRC army confirmed the death of ten civilians during two overnight raids in eastern DRC last week.

Italian ambassador to Congo killed in kidnapping

According to the report of Fides news agency, he "was close to the missionary world working in the east of the country".

Congo remembers Christian martyrs, killed twenty-nine years ago

"Another "February 16" is needed, because "we must continue the struggle for the liberation of our country, until the victory."