Press briefing note on DRC and Ethiopia, 23 January 2018 – Democratic Republic of the Congo

Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: Ravina ShamdasaniLocation: GenevaDate: 23 January 2018Subject: DRC and Ethiopia (1) DRC We are deeply concerned about what appears to be a recurring pattern... Read more »

Ethiopia, DRC govts risk losing legitimacy over crackdown on peaceful protests

Governments of Ethiopia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) risk losing all legitimacy with lethal crackdown on citizens engaged in peaceful protests. This is the position advanced by Herman J. Cohen,... Read more »

Riek Machar flees S Sudan, 'in care' of DRC authorities

South Sudan’s former vice president and opposition leader Riek Machar “is in the care” of the authorities in the neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the UN has said, several weeks after... Read more »

Kerry Pledges to Promote Democracy, Rights & Peace

Photo: U.S. State Dept United States Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Addis Ababa today on the first stop of a visit to east and central Africa. As his trip began,... Read more »

Kerry Pledges to Promote Democracy, Rights & Peace

Photo: U.S. State Dept United States Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Addis Ababa today on the first stop of a visit to east and central Africa. As his trip began,... Read more »

Kerry Pledges to Promote Democracy, Rights & Peace

Photo: U.S. State Dept United States Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Addis Ababa today on the first stop of a visit to east and central Africa. As his trip began,... Read more »

Kerry Pledges to Promote Democracy, Rights & Peace

Photo: U.S. State Dept United States Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Addis Ababa today on the first stop of a visit to east and central Africa. As his trip began,... Read more »

Kerry Pledges to Promote Democracy, Rights & Peace

Photo: U.S. State Dept United States Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Addis Ababa today on the first stop of a visit to east and central Africa. As his trip began,... Read more »

Kerry Pledges to Promote Democracy, Rights & Peace

Photo: U.S. State Dept United States Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Addis Ababa today on the first stop of a visit to east and central Africa. As his trip began,... Read more »

Kerry Aims to ‘Celebrate’ African Progress, Promote Human Rights, Democracy & Peace

Photo: U.S. State Dept United States Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Addis Ababa today on the first stop of a visit to east and central Africa. As his trip began,... Read more »