Congo, M23 Fail to Sign Peace Deal

A Ugandan official says the Democratic Republic of Congo has called off the signing of a peace deal with rebel group M23.The Congolese government and the rebels were scheduled to sign a document in the Ugandan town of Entebbe Monday. But Ugandan government spokesman Ofwono Opondo said in a Twitter message that the DRC delegation had, in his words, “aborted the signing.” Opondo told VOA the Congolese delegates refused to enter the room where the signing ceremony was to have taken…