Hundreds of Congolese are arriving in Angola daily. They are on the run from violence in the Kasai province. Refugee camps have reached capacity limits and the United Nations are asking for help.
The bodies of Tanzanian UN peacekeepers killed last week in DRC have been returned home as investigations continue into the deadly attack – and who is to blame.
As gold continues to fuel the conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo, a UN report says Major General Gabriel Amisi Kumba with a history of serious human rights abuses is illegally running a gold mining operation.
A UN review into the death of UN Secretary General Dag Hammarskjold more than 56 years ago says it is "plausible" an external attack caused his plane to crash. There have been various theories over the decades.
The postponement of elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo does not come as a surprise, analysts say. The country seems fated to slide into a deepening crisis.
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