Despite a recently signed ceasefire, M23 rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo claim stray bullets killed eight civilians during an exchange of gunfire with government forces last week. Lenin Ndebele reports that the third Inter-Congolese dialogue under the East African Community-led Nairobi Process meanwhile concluded yesterday amid fears the rebels would take over Goma, the capital of North Kivu province. But DRC president Felix Tshisekedi and his Rwandan counterpart, Paul Kagame, are now openly attacking each other over the conflict in the eastern DRC.
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