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African Leaders Grapple With Fighting in Eastern Congoi
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September 26, 2013 1:06 PM
U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says rebels in Eastern Congo are carrying out "appalling" attacks against civilians. African heads of state met at the United Nations to discuss the conflict, which the United States says Rwanda is fueling by backing those rebels. VOA State Department Correspondent Scott Stearns has the story.

African Leaders Grapple With Fighting in Eastern Congo

Published September 26, 2013

U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says rebels in Eastern Congo are carrying out "appalling" attacks against civilians. African heads of state met at the United Nations to discuss the conflict, which the United States says Rwanda is fueling by backing those rebels. VOA State Department Correspondent Scott Stearns has the story.


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