Alex Fielding: Africa’s forgotten butchers, the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda

Boko Haram attacks in northern Nigeria have dominated African headlines since the Islamist militants kidnapped over 200 girls in Chibok in April 2014. But there is a lesser known group of rebels, the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), who have been intimidating the local population, albeit on a different scale, in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) for over 20 years.

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Mar 16, 2015
Alex Fielding
Peace and Security
Sub-Saharan Africa