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Belgian king expresses regret for violence in colonial rule

BRUSSELS (AP) - For the first time in Belgium's history, a reigning king expressed deep regret Tuesday for the violence carried out by the...

Belgian king expresses regret for violence in colonial rule

BRUSSELS (AP) - For the first time in Belgium's history, a reigning king expressed deep regret Tuesday for the violence carried out by the...

In Belgian town, monuments expose a troubled colonial legacy

HALLE, Belgium (AP) - For a long time, few people in the small Belgian town of Halle paid much attention to the monuments. They...

Veteran AP video, photo-journalist in Congo dies of COVID-19

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - John Bompengo, who covered Congo's political turmoil as a freelance photographer and video journalist for The Associated Press over the...

Longtime AP video journalist in Congo dies of COVID-19

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - John Bompengo, who covered Congo's political turmoil as a freelance photographer and video journalist for The Associated Press over the...

Congo, weary from Ebola, must also battle the coronavirus

BENI, Congo (AP) - Congo has been battling an Ebola outbreak that has killed thousands of people for more than 18 months, and now...

UN: South African military plane catches fire in Congo

GOMA, Congo (AP) - A South African air force plane crash-landed and caught fire Thursday at the Goma airport in eastern Congo but there...

UN: South African military plane crash-lands in Congo

GOMA, Congo (AP) - A South African air force plane crash-landed and caught fire Thursday at the Goma airport in eastern Congo but there...

UN: South African military plane catches fire in Congo

GOMA, Congo (AP) - A South African air force plane caught fire upon landing Thursday at the Goma airport in eastern Congo but there...

Rebels kill 43 people over weekend in eastern Congo attacks

BENI, Congo (AP) - Rebels with apparent links to the Islamic State group have killed at least 43 people in eastern Congo over the...