Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Will military action stop violence in eastern DR Congo? | Inside Story” – below is their description.
For years, armed groups have instilled fear in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.
Hundreds have been killed, and millions are diplaced in the North Kivu and Ituri provinces.
The president has instructed the army to take charge of the two regions for a month.
Soldiers have been given broad powers to conduct searches, make arrests and ban public gatherings.
So will this be enough to stop the violence?
Presenter: Imran Khan
Niamh Murnaghan – Norwegian Refugee Council
Patrick Hajayandi – Institute for Justice and Reconciliation
Kambale Musavuli – Center for Research on the Congo-Kinshasa
–Al Jazeera English YouTube Channel
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