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Congolese protest that the UN must let their army do its job
by KPFA Evening News/Ann Garrison, 07.20.2013
Sunday Jul 21st, 2013 10:59 AM
Congolese in Goma, the capital of North Kivu province marched toward the UN base there protest that the UN is preventing the Congolese army from advancing on Rwanda's M23 militia. Congolese Americans say that the UN has a history of crushing Congolese nationalist movements, including that led by Patrice Lumumba, its first Prime Minister.

Mamadou M'Dala Moustafa, commander of the Congolese army in eastern Congo's North Kivu Province, has become wildly popular for his success at pushing Rwanda's M23 militia from its positions there.