DRC http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/20716/all en On Location Video: Saving Orphaned Chimpanzees in Congo http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5685061 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Sanctuary prepares chimps to return to the wild.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vanessa Lucas and Nick Ball </div> </div> </div> <p> JACK Wildlife Sanctuary helps rescue chimps that have been illegally captured and sold for food or as pets.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="640" height="360" alt="" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/1e9dcf0b0ddb5-original.jpg?1324666085" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2011:12:29 06:15</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("1e9dcf0b0ddb5", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Africa Chimpanzees Congo DRC On Location Wildlife Sanctuary Thu, 29 Dec 2011 11:15:13 +0000 Vanessa Lucas and Nick Ball 5685061 at http://www.globalpost.com DRC plane crash: Kabila aide killed, finance minister injured (UPDATES) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120212/drc-plane-crash-katumba-mwanke-killed-matato-ponyo-mapo-injured The crash near Bukavu, in the eastern Congo, is the latest in a country with one of the world's worst air safety records. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120212/drc-plane-crash-katumba-mwanke-killed-matato-ponyo-mapo-injured" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Democratic Republic of Congo DRC Politics Sun, 12 Feb 2012 21:10:00 +0000 News Desk 5691401 at http://www.globalpost.com ICC finds Thomas Lubanga guilty of using child soldiers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120314/thomas-lubanga-guilty-icc-verdict-child-soldiers-drc-congo-warlord JOHANNESBURG — The International Criminal Court has found Thomas Lubanga, the Congolese warlord, guilty of recruiting and using child soldiers.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120314/thomas-lubanga-guilty-icc-verdict-child-soldiers-drc-congo-warlord" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa BeNeLux Democratic Republic of Congo DRC International Criminal Court Conflict Zones War Wed, 14 Mar 2012 10:10:00 +0000 Erin Conway-Smith 5696006 at http://www.globalpost.com DR Congo: UN steps in as M23 rebels threaten Goma http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120711/m23-rebels-goma-drc-congo-0 The rebel fighters are supporters of General Bosco Ntaganda, known as "The Terminator."<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120711/m23-rebels-goma-drc-congo-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa DRC United Nations Conflict Zones Wed, 11 Jul 2012 14:17:00 +0000 News Desk 5711327 at http://www.globalpost.com