RealNews

U.N. tries to free abducted peacekeepers in Congo

U.N. hostage crisis experts have joined local community chiefs in eastern Congo in delicate negotiations to try to free seven Nepalese U.N. peacekeepers held by militia for more than a week, U.N. sources said Monday. Specialist negotiators have been flown in from U.N. headquarters in New York in a bid to advance the secretive talks with the militia fighters who seized the Nepalese on May 28 in the violent Ituri district of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.