Conflict zones are not just zones of despair, crises, and suffering. There are many shades of grey. And, in order to look beyond the pain and brainstorm creative ideas, it pays off to look at all sides of a story. This article provided by CNN may not be the most sophisticated and in-depth piece of journalism, but we can be thankful to the author to have made the effort of exploring a different side of the story of the D.R. Congo. Enjoy – all copyrights by CNN.
Below is a good summary from USA Today about the situation in the Easter part of the DRC with linkages to the Kampala Talks being held in Uganda between the Government of the DRC and the M23 rebels, with Uganda as Chair of the International Conference of the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) and mediating the dialogue.