World What is North Kivu?

09:30  10 august  2022
09:30  10 august  2022 Source:   lejdd.fr

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L’ANTISÈCHE - De nouvelles attaques ont fait près de vingt morts dans le Nord-Kivu, en République démocratique du Congo, le week-end dernier. Mais quelle est cette région ? Chaque jour, l’antisèche du JDD répond à une question pas si bête que ça, pour mieux comprendre l’actualité. © Reuters/Arlette Bashizi

L’Antisèche-New attacks have left nearly twenty people in North Kivu, in the Democratic Republic of Congo last weekend. But what is this region? Every day, the JDD's antisèche answers a question that is not so stupid as that, to better understand the news.

North Kivu, where new attacks made nearly twenty dead, including fifteen civilians last weekend, is an region of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). There is the terror and the violence of armed groups for more than twenty years. There are more than a hundred self -defense militias from different ethnic groups who live in this territory, as large as Georgia and as populated as Lebanon. Violence, which has made hundreds of thousands of deaths and more than a million refugees and displaced, is linked to the exploitation of natural resources and precious or strategic ores, such as the However, cobalt or lithium, essential for the manufacture of consumer electronic devices.

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of the instrumentalized guerrillas

The conflict also opposes the DRC to its Rwandan and Ugandan neighbors who instrumentalize guerrillas hostile to the Congolese central state and its regular army on its soil. Since 2014, the group of Ugandan rebels ADF, present in North Kivu, has been affiliated with the Islamic State. The jihadist hierarchy of Daesh presents it as its armed wing in Central Africa.

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last week, the United Nations accused Rwanda of sending armed forces to North Kivu support the Tutsi rebels of the M23, which hold important positions until North of the regional capital, Goma.

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