RED-Tabara appeared in 2011 in opposition to the Burundian government (it claims to have begun operating in 2010). Its first attacks were reported around 2015. Similar to other groups in the region, it is primarily based in the South Kivu province in the neighboring DRC. It is known for its sporadic attacks on Burundian targets but has also been involved in numerous clashes with Congolese troops in response to operations against the Burundian rebels. In February 2016, Melchiade...
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