Congo armed groups wielding machetes reportedly execute 70 - UN

By Reuters | Thu, 13 Feb 2014 18:44 PM

ACCRA, Feb 13 (Reuters) - Armed groups wielding machetes have reportedly executed 70 people in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo "to spread terror", the U.N. peacekeeping mission said on Thursday.

The mission, MONUSCO, said it had received reports of gross human rights abuses including the reported summary killings at Nyamaboko villages I and II in Masisi territory of North Kivu province.


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