UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (OBSERVATORY VIDEO) — At least 19 people have been killed during another rebel attack in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Fighters from a group called the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) are suspected of being behind the attack, on a village near the city of Oicha.
The ADF is accused of being behind a string of recent massacres around Beni, which sparked the violent protests against the UN mission and the Congolese army.
The UN says one of its peacekeepers killed one of the six protesters who died in recent days.
Similar protests are also taking place in Goma, North Kivu’s provincial capital.
This article is written and prepared by our foreign editors writing for OBSERVATORY NEWS VIDEO from different countries around the world – material edited and published by OBSERVATORY staff in our newsroom.
OBSERVATORY NEWS VIDEO — Breaking news source, real-time coverage of the world’s events, life, politics, money, business, finance, economy, markets, war and conflict zones.
Contact us: email@example.com
We are NEWS OBSERVATORY — the only funding and support we get from people – we are categorically not funded by any political party, any government somewhere or from any grouping that supports certain interests – the only support that makes OBSERVATORY possible came from you.