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Its deadline day here in the Prospect office, and we are all breaking the very slightest of sweats to get the magazine finished – so our apologises if the blog is a little light on traffic. Our next edition, though, will feature a strong lead opinion from Tim Butcher on the current crisis in Congo, which has been rattling on for the last few weeks. The coverage has, as Butcher argues, largely misunderstood the genesis of the fighting between what passes for a Government, and the Rwandan-backed rebels of General Laurent Nkundu. The focus has, perhaps unsurprisingly, been on the…

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