US Presses Rwanda to End Support for M23 Rebels

The United States is calling on Rwanda to end its support of M23 rebels and withdraw its military personnel from war-torn Democratic Republic of Congo.

U.S. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki, speaking Tuesday, linked Rwanda directly to the ongoing violence in the eastern DRC and said fighting has driven a new wave of refugees into border towns.

Psaki also urged the government in Kigali to follow through on its commitments to a peace and security cooperation framework signed by regional …