Gunfire Rocks Uganda, DR Congo Border

Security sources in Uganda have confirmed a shooting incident that has caused panic in Lhubiriha market along the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Photo: Newvision

Rebels (file photo): Three people have been killed at the DR Congo-Uganda border, according to security sources.

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