I wanted to know more and to refresh what I had once known but forgotten, so I started a computer file entitled "Congo" and kept on reading and writing about other issues figuring I'd get back to the stub file, which is my custom. Well, I was reading about predator drones and happened to see a post title on a site I trust, within reason, about the troubles in Congo. I recommend that post:
"Five Million Dead and Counting," by Michael J. Kavanagh. Slate. November 14, 2008.