Tuesday, February 26, 2013

BBC News - DR Congo: M23's Makenga and Runiga factions 'clash'

Col Sultani Makenga photographed in July 2012  
M23 military chief Col Sultani Makenga is reportedly at loggerheads with other leaders

At least eight people have been killed in the first clashes between rival factions of the M23 rebel group in DR Congo, sources have told the BBC.

The violence was linked to a power-struggle between M23 political leader Jean-Marie Runiga and military chief Sultani Makenga, the sources said.

On Sunday, regional leaders signed a UN-brokered accord to end conflict in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.............

FULL ARTICLE HERE: BBC News - DR Congo: M23's Makenga and Runiga factions 'clash'

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