At least 8 civilians killed in incursion in east DRC

2019-01-08 12:41
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At least eight civilians including relatives of soldiers were killed in an overnight incursion by armed men in the volatile eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the army said on Tuesday.

"Eight people (were) killed including four family members of soldiers" in the commune of Mavivi in the north of the Beni region, regional army spokesperson Mak Hazukay told AFP. Police put the death toll at 10, after initially reporting eight.

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