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Twenty civilians killed in northeast DR Congo - Officials

By AFP

Sunday May 17, 2020

 

Women and children were among at least 20 civilians murdered in northeastern DR Congo's Ituri province overnight Saturday-Sunday, local officials told AFP.

"We have 20 people killed for now and 17 wounded, some of them admitted to hospital," Adel Alingi, a Djugu territory administrator, told AFP, adding that a notorious regional milita was suspected of carying out the latest massacre in the Democratic Republic.