Boat accident in Western Uganda kills at least 19 - police

By Reuters | Sat, 22 Mar 2014 15:47 PM
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KAMPALA, March 22 (Reuters) - At least 19 people were killed and dozens of others were missing on Saturday after a boat carrying mostly Congolese refugees capsized in a lake that runs along the border of Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo, police said.

Local fishermen and nearby passenger boats helped pull 43 survivors from the water but at least another 34 people were missing and feared dead, ...

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