UK Prime Ministers have praised Rwanda's leadership

M23 rebels with local children in Karuba.
M23 rebels with local children in Karuba in the DRC Credit: Goran Tomasevic/ Reuters

The UK has announced it is withholding £21 million of aid to Rwanda, due next month.

The UK says it is concerned it is supporting rebels in the DRC. Consecutive UK Prime Ministers have praised Rwanda's leadership.

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UK withholds £21m Rwanda aid

International Development Secretary Justine Greening said that the UK was withholding £21 million of aid due to be paid to Rwanda next month.