DRC Official Blames Uganda for Breakdown of M23 Agreement

A Congolese official is blaming neighboring Uganda for the breakdown of an expected peace agreement with M23 rebels, which both sides were due to sign at a ceremony Monday.

Information Minister Lambert Mende said Tuesday that Uganda, which has mediated talks between the DRC and M23, was seemingly acting like a part of the conflict.

Congo has long accused neighboring Rwanda and Uganda of supporting M23, an allegation both countries deny.

Mende also said the Congolese government…