- v release from military service or remove from the active list of military service
- v retire from military service
News & Articles
- DR Congo needs rebel reintegration plan
The Democratic Republic of Congo needs a plan to disarm, demobilise and reintegrate ex-rebels, the United Nations said Wednesday, a week after helping the army defeat the 18-month-old M23 insurgency. The UN secretary general's deputy special representative to the DR Congo, Abdallah Wafi, told reporters such a plan -- dubbed "DDR" -- was key to ensuring peace in the country's troubled east.
Nov. 13, 2013 - AFP via Yahoo! News
- Alvaro Uribe in Aljazeera.net
Uribe said the rebels should agree "to not commit crimes, to demobilise and to leave with a commitment to be peace emissaries."
- Hun Sen in Phnom Penh Post
As we have more and more veterans, we want to demobilise more soldiers, but right now I have decided not to demobilise as we have invasions from neighbouring countries,Hun Sen said. "Keep all these armed forces. There is no need to...
- Charles Murigande in AFP
We must work together to disarm them, demobilise them and remove them from Congolese territory,said Rwandan Foreign Minister Charles Murigande, who will meet President Joseph Kabila during his three-day visit to Kinshasa.