UN Finds Evidence of Mass Civilian Killings in Congo

Rebel groups in Kinshasa have killed more than 200 civilians during more than 70 rebel attacks on villages over a five-month period, according to a United Nations report.

Photo: HRW

Congo rebels (file photo).

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