• Wednesday
  • September 3, 2014
  • Last updated: 12:53am
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 6 of 6 for airport

Search results

  1. News - World - DR CONGO

    DR Congo rebels withdraw from key city of Goma

    Posted Dec 02nd 2012, 10:14am by Agence France-Presse in Goma, DR Congo

    ... at Goma’s airport alongside similar numbers of government troops, soldiers from neighbouring Tanzania and United Nations peacekeepers. Ugandan Brigadier Geoffrey Muheesi, part of the regional team ... Wednesday their work had been hampered by the closure of Goma airport. The instability in DR Congo’s east was exacerbated by the aftermath of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, when Hutus implicated ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1095537/dr-congo-rebels-withdraw-key-city-goma
  2. News - World - DR CONGO

    Congo rebels clash with army on outskirts of Goma

    Posted Nov 19th 2012, 11:08pm by Associated Press in Goma, Congo

    ... the M23 rebels threatened to take the city of Goma, home to at least 1 million people, as well as an international airport and a major United Nations peacekeeping base. M23 rebel spokesman Col. ... their arms and running in the opposite direction. In a statement released on Monday, the M23 called for the immediate demilitarisation of the city and the airport in Goma, and for the opening ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1086356/congo-rebels-clash-army-outskirts-goma
  3. News - World - DR CONGO

    Ban vows peacekeepers will stay in Goma

    Posted Nov 19th 2012, 12:13pm by Agence France-Presse in Goma

    ... has unleashed fresh unrest in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s chronically unstable east, are now near the airport of Goma, the main city in the mineral-rich region. The UN warned ... around the airport. “Our concern is to avoid a bloodbath in the city,” he said. But Celestin Sibomana, a spokesman for the province, spoke of “a rout” in comments to AFP, and denounced what he ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1086009/ban-vows-peacekeepers-will-stay-goma
  4. News - World - DR CONGO

    Violence rocks east DR Congo despite rebel pullout

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 09:31am by Agence France-Presse in Mugunga Camp, DR Congo

    ... by the rebels, the M23 will post 100 men at Goma airport alongside similar numbers of government troops, soldiers from neighbouring Tanzania and UN peacekeepers. M23 was founded by former fighters ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1096308/violence-rocks-east-dr-congo-despite-rebel-pullout
  5. News - World - DR CONGO

    DRC rebels threaten advance, say Kabila must go

    Posted Nov 21st 2012, 08:37pm by Agence France-Presse in Goma

    ... was “non-negotiable”. A UN spokesman said peacekeepers were still in control of Goma airport – despite rebel claims to have captured it – and that peacekeepers were patrolling. The UN has around 1,500 “quick ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1087694/drc-rebels-threaten-advance-say-kabila-must-go
  6. News - World - DR CONGO

    DR Congo, Rwanda leaders meet after rebels take Goma

    Posted Nov 21st 2012, 05:49pm by Agence France-Presse in Kampala

    ... But the country’s territorial integrity was “non-negotiable”, he added. A UN spokesman said peacekeepers were still in control of Goma’s airport – despite rebel claims to have captured ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1087617/dr-congo-rwanda-leaders-meet-after-rebels-take-goma

Login

SCMP.com Account

or