30/11/2012

UK Suspends Rwanda Aid Payment

The UK has stopped a payment woth £21m in aid to Rwanda.

This is amid issues over the country's involvement in the conflict in Democratic Republic of Congo.

An aid payment of £16m was paid to Rwanda in September despite concerns over alleged support for the M23 militia in DR Congo.

The UK Gov will now aid £18m for humanitarian needs in the DR Congo.

(GK)

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