Uganda Hosts >1,800 Congolese Fleeing Govt, Rebels Fighting

Arrivals resulting from govt, M23 rebel clashes in North Kivu, are in addition to 67,000 refugees who entered country earlier this month fleeing attacks by another rebel group, Uganda Foreign Affairs Ministry says by e-mail from capital, Kampala. * “A new emergency situation” building up in the southwestern district of Kisoro, ministry says

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