Cease-fire in DRC

The M23 militia in eastern Congo has put down their arms, and will in the future seek to work only by political means. The growing engagement from the international community is one reason for the cease-fire according to NAI researcher Maria Eriksson Baaz.
– Both increased political engagement and military intervention have been successful. Also important was the pressure on Rwanda to end its support to the M23 militia, says Maria Eriksson Baaz to Swedish Radio.

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Read article in Sydsvenskan (in Swedish, opens in new window).

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