What's going on in Goma - a timeline

From Congo Siasa Tue Nov 20 2012, 03:20:00

This article has been updated.

The escalation we've all been fearing has taken place. How did this unfold? Here is a rough timeline, including some possibly unrelated events:

Sunday, November 11:

Belgium halts its small military cooperation plan with Rwanda and says it wants to push for further sanctions against the country;

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse

You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Central African Republic:   Gun Battles Cripple Access to Healthcare (news)
Thomson Reuters Foundation
24 November 2015

After gunmen burned down her village in scrubland of Central African Republic's Ouaka region, Marceline Wanou fled into the forest with her two young sons, hoping to return in a few days. [read more]

Africa:   Pope Francis Kicks Off Africa Tour With Peace Message (news)
Al Jazeera
25 November 2015

Pope Francis has called for ethnic and religious reconciliation after arriving in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, at the start of his landmark three-nation Africa trip. [read more]

Africa:   Are Young People the Answer to Food Security? (news)
Inter Press Service
24 November 2015

Are you young, energetic, creative, ambitious and need a job? Africa's agriculture sector needs you! [read more]

blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!

Today's Featured News
Mozambique Ruling Party Faces Tough Contest

Renamo supporters: Ruling Frelimo faces a stern challenge at Wednesday's polls from...

Surge in Central African Republic Violence

African Union troops in Bangui (file photo): The UN has expressed alarm...

Nigeria, Cameroon, Ghana Get Crucial Wins

Asamoah Gyan of Ghana (file photo): The Super Eagles have boosted their...