Militants in DR Congo kill at least 107 people
In two villages in the east of the country, 107 bodies have already been found after attacks by CODECO militants.
In two villages in eastern DR Congo, 107 bodies have already been found following attacks by the Congo Development Cooperative (CODECO) group. About it informs Kivu Security Tracker service on Monday 22nd November.
The bodies were found in the villages of Drodro and Largu, as well as the surrounding areas in Juge and Ituri province after CODECO attacks.
“The vast majority of those killed are civilians,” the group said.
Recall that earlier on the Congo River in a shipwreck, more than 50 people were killed. Search and rescue operations continue, but hopes of finding survivors are dwindling.
It was also reported that in Africa, an unknown disease claimed the lives of 165 children. Four children die per day from an unknown disease that manifested itself in August. The disease affects children under five years of age.