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Refugees Flee to Uganda to Escape Renewed DRC Violence

The United Nations says some 10,000 refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo have crossed into Uganda since Sunday, fleeing renewed fighting between the army and the M23 rebels. Many have crossed from Bunagana, the Congolese  town in Rutshuru territory where the M23 had its headquarters. The rebels withdrew from Bunagana last week, as they also withdrew from most of the other towns they were holding, without putting up much of a fight. More fighting flared Monday in the area. ...

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