Rebels and Congo Army Clash


Congo's M23 rebels clashed with government troops for the first time in nearly two months on Friday , and neighboring Rwanda said Congolese army shells had landed on its territory. The clash came days after peace talks broke down in the Ugandan capital Kampala. General Sultani Makenga, M23's military commander, said the rebels came under attack at 4 a.m. local time on Friday at Kanyamohoro, around 15 km (10 miles) north of Goma, the largest city in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.