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FDRLDemocratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda
FDRLFonds Départemental de Revitalisation du Loiret (French: Loiret Departmental Revitalization Funds; Loiret, France)
FDRLFoundation Dutch Russian Livestock
FDRLFluid Dynamics Research Laboratory (Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Boston, MA)
FDRLFranklin Delano Roosevelt Library and Museum (presidential library; Hyde Park, NY)
FDRLFort Davis Regional Library (Washington, DC)
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Contents Recent Developments Background: The Crisis in DRC Regional Issues: Background and Recent Agreements Political Developments Bemba and the Movement for the Liberation of Congo (MLC) Security Conditions in Eastern Congo Rwanda, DRC, and the CNDP Armed Groups Active in DRC Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR) The National Congress for the Defense of the People (CNDP) The Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) Mai Mai Militia The Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) The Arrest of FDLR Executive Secretary and a Senior Rwandan Official Joint Military Operations Umoja Wetu Operation Kimia II Amani Leo (Peace Today) MONUSCO MONUC: Overview The Role of MONUC in the Current Crisis MONUC: Human Rights Concerns Human Rights Conditions Economic Conditions U.S.-Congo Relations U.S.
Rwanda has twice invaded Congo to defeat the Hutu rebels, who call themselves the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR).
They take a closer look at a coalition of extremist Hutu groups called the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda.
As a result, some Rwandan child combatants voluntarily fled the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda, an armed rebel group operating in eastern D.R.C.
The chances of greater security for Rwanda, eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) and the whole of the Great Lakes region were given a massive boost at the end of March, with the news that the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR) is to cease hostilities.
On the issue of armed groups, the members called for the urgent resumption of joint operations by the FARDC the Armed Forces of the DRC and MONUSCO to ensure all efforts possible are being made to neutralize the FDLR Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda and other armed groups.
Rwanda has repeatedly intervened in Congo, saying it had to hunt down Hutu militia, the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), which fled after Rwanda's 1994 genocide.
The Security Council issued a statement today calling on the M23 rebels and the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), among other rebel groups, to "immediately and permanently disband and lay down their arms" and praised the active steps taken by the UN Mission in the DRC (MONUSCO) to implement its mandate, in particular the protection of civilians, and encouraged the continuation of these efforts.
The new mandate, Security Council Resolution 2038, condemned various insurgencies in central Africa including M23, the Lord's Resistance Army of Uganda and the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda. It "tasked the new brigade with carrying out offensive operations, either unilaterally or jointly with the Congolese armed forcesa[bar] to disrupt the activities of those groups," according to a (http://www.un.org/News/Press/docs/2013/sc10964.doc.htm) UN press release .
The residents were protesting that the UN troops "did nothing to defend" the village during the attack, which was blamed on Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda, Mounoubai said.
Ban welcomed the DRC's decision to resume joint military planning and operations with UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the DRC (MONUSCO) to eliminate negative forces, notably the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR) and the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF).
The activities of armed groups, particularly the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) and Mayi Mayi, constitute a major threat to the civilian population especially in the Kivus."
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