Democratic Republic of Congo

Gabon Foils Coup Attempt

The White House ordered 80 combat-equipped troops to Gabon over concerns related to violence in the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo.

Ebola Virus: What You Need to Know About New Outbreak

"Our top priority is to get to Bikoro to work alongside the government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and partners to reduce the loss of life and suffering related to this new Ebola virus disease outbreak."

Why Americans Should Care About Congo

Westerners often think of Congo in terms of brutal war and deep dark jungle. But New York director Daniel McCabe says it's a paradise awaiting fulfilment.

What Next for Congo's Peacekeeping Mission?

The world's largest and most expensive peacekeeping mission is struggling with security threats, instability and now a U.S. administration keen to slash its resources.