Background: ‘Silent genocide’ in Congo
December 01, 2008
On November 13, the bishops of the Democratic Republic of the Congo warned of a ‘silent genocide’ that is taking place in the eastern and northeastern parts of their nation. An article in the December 7 issue of Our Sunday Visitor analyzes the causes of the killing there.
- Ethnic, regional conflict flares up in central Africa (Our Sunday Visitor)
- Congo bishops warn of genocide (CWN, Nov. 17)