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DR of Congo: UN mission begins training second group of police instructors

The United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUC) today began training a second group of future police instructors.

2,000 Ugandan troops withdraw from DR of Congo, UN mission reports

About 2,000 troops from Uganda left the northeastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) as part of the continuing withdrawal of foreign soldiers from the central African nation, the head of the United Nations mission in the DRC said today.

DR of Congo: UN hails release of country's top human rights official

The head of the United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUC) has hailed the release of the country's top human rights official while cautioning that the lack of security in the region where the abduction took place remains a source of concern that must be addressed.