Friday, October 05, 2012

Church spotlights Congo conflict

In view of human rights atrocities in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, a 30-member delegation of  United Methodists and others recently met in the United States and Canada to promote a petition for peace. They also testified before a U.S. congressional subcommittee as well as meeting with DRC President Joseph Kabila.

The linked article also includes comments from Rev. Gabriel Unda Yemba, the newly elected Bishop of the East Congo Episcopal Area.