July 8, 2003


APC:                Congolese Popular Army, armed wing of the RCD-ML (Armée Populaire Congolaise)

FAC:                Congolese Armed Forces (Forces Armées Congolaise)

FAPC:              People's Armed Forces of Congo (Forces Armées Populaire du Congo)

FIPI:                 Front for Integration and Peace in Ituri (Front pour L'Integration et Paix en Ituri)

FLC:                Front for the Liberation of Congo (Front de Libération du Congo)

FNI:                 Front for National Integration (Front Nationalist et Integrationist)

FPDC:              Popular Force for Democracy in Congo (Force Populaire pour la Démocratie du Congo)

FRPI:               Patriotic Force of Resistance in Ituri (Force des Resistance Patriotique d'Ituri)

ICC:                 International Criminal Court

IEMF:              Interim Emergency Multinational Force

IPC:                 Ituri Pacification Commission

LRA:                Lords Resistance Army

MLC:               Movement for the Liberation of Congo (Movement Pour la Liberation du Congo)

MONUC:         United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo

PRA:                People's Redemption Army

PUSIC:             Party for Unity and Safeguarding of the Integrity of Congo

RCD-GOMA:   Congolese Rally for Democracy-Goma (Rassemblement Congolais pour la Démocratie-Goma)

RCD-ML:         Congolese Rally for Democracy-Liberation Movement (Rassemblement Congolais pour la Démocratie-Mouvement de Libération

RCD-N:           Congolese Rally for Democracy- National (Rassemblement Congolais pour la Démocratie- National)

RPA:                Rwandan Patriotic Army 

UPC:                Union of Congolese Patriots (Union des Patriots Congolais)

UPDF:              Ugandan People's Defence Forces