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Congo-Kinshasa

Jean-Pierre Bemba

Date of Birth: 4 November 1962


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Accords and aggravations

The two main rebel organisations will each nominate a vice-president - probably Jean-Pierre Bemba of the Mouvement pour la Libération du Congo (MLC supported by Uganda) to run the economic and financial commission; and Azarias Ruberwa of the Rassemblement Congolais pour la Démocratie (RCD-Goma supported by Rwanda) to run the political commission...


Proxy wars and slaughter

Other fights involve breakaway militias: the Rassemblement Congolais pour la Démocratie-National (RCD-National) under Roger Lumbala split from the pro-Rwandan Rassemblement Congolais pour la Démocratie-Goma (RCD-Goma); allied with Jean-Pierre Bemba's Mouvement de Libération du Congo (MLC) it erodes territory controlled by the Rassemblement Congolais pour la Démocratie-Mouvement de Libération (RCD-ML) of Mbusa Nyamwisi which is now allied to the Kinshasa government...


Our friends in the north

Bindoumi cited a taped telephone conversation where Démafouth was allegedly asking Congo-Kinshasa rebel leader Jean-Pierre Bemba for troops to help him take power in Bangui...


Carrots for Kinshasa

They disagree over the respective powers of Kabila as transitional President and of his designated Prime Minister Jean-Pierre Bemba who says he will come to Kinshasa only if he can bring 1 500 of his men...


Behind the partition

Some 70 per cent of the territory is covered by the 'framework agreement' between President Joseph Kabila's government and most of its opponents: Jean-Pierre Bemba's Mouvement de Libération du Congo Mbusa Nyamwisi's pro-Ugandan Rassemblement Congolais pour la Démocratie-Mouvement de Libération Roger Lumbala's RCD National plus most civil society and unarmed opposition delegates...


Sundown

Late on 15 April there were signs of a back-room deal between Kabila and rebel leader Jean-Pierre Bemba which would exclude other armed and non-armed political groups...

Mbeki proposes that Kabila remain President subject to approval of his decisions by the two Vice-Presidents Jean-Pierre Bemba of the Mouvement de Libération du Congo (MLC backed by Uganda) and Adolphe Onusumba of the Rassemblement Congolais pour la Démocratie (RCD backed by Rwanda)...


High stakes at Sun City

Just five days before the opening Jean-Pierre Bemba has pulled his Mouvement de Libération du Congo out of the talks because he claims many of the parties there will be mere fronts for President Joseph Kabila and give him an unfair advantage in the negotiations...


Under the volcano

Jean-Pierre Bemba's Mouvement pour la Libération du Congo says it does not care about the round-table's results...


Santa's leopards

President Joseph Kabila and rebel leaders Jean-Pierre Bemba and Adolphe Onosumba are due to meet in Abuja Nigeria on 13 December to speed up negotiations to end the war and set up a transitional regime...


Brothers at war

Within a year Uganda started backing the Mouvement pour la Libération du Congo under Jean-Pierre Bemba...


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