Belgium asks for troops for Congo
08 December 2008
BELGIUM will appeal to the European Union to send peacekeepers to the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, its former colony.
Karel De Gucht, Belgium's foreign minister, was due at EU talks today. France, the UK and Germany have ruled out an EU intervention force.
The full article contains 50 words and appears in The Scotsman newspaper.
07 December 2008 9:38 PM