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After hourslong clash, rebel group advances on key Congo city

Posted: November 19, 2012 at 2:25 a.m.

A Rwandan-backed rebel group advanced to within 1.8 miles of Goma, a crucial provincial capital in eastern Congo, marking the first time that rebels have come this close since 2008.

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