SEVERAL CIVILIANS KILLED IN EASTERN DRC BY REBEL FIGHTERS

ATTACKS BLAMED BY THE GOVERNMENT ON THE ADF HAVE KILLED HUNDREDS OF CIVILIANS SINCE 2014.

THE ATTACKS ON FRIDAY IN AND AROUND THE VILLAGE OF MBAU WERE CARRIED OUT WITH BLADED WEAPONS, LOCAL OFFICIALS SAID.

"The rebels are attacking civilians in order to spread confusion and panic among the population," said Donat Kibwana, the regional administrator in the nearby city of Beni.
Mbau residents said it had taken many hours for soldiers based nearby to respond, a common complaint after attacks in the area.

Suspected rebel fighters killed at least 15 people overnight in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), local officials said on Saturday, in the latest massacre since the country's army launched a major offensive in...

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