New Mass Graves Found in Central DR Congo

The UN has called on the government to launch an investigation, saying that the International Criminal Court will do so if authorities fail to take action.

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    Deutsche Welle, 20 April 2017

    UN investigators have confirmed the discovery of another 17 mass graves in central DRC, prompting the world body's top human rights official to raise the prospect of action by the… Read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:   17 New Mass Graves Found in Central DR Congo - UN

    Al Jazeera, 19 April 2017

    United Nations investigators have found 17 new mass graves in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), in an area that has seen fighting between soldiers and members of a local… Read more »

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    CAJ News, 19 April 2017

    MALAWI is battling a surge of refugees fleeing raging conflict in Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo. The two Central African countries are experiencing bloody violence… Read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:   More Mass Graves Unearthed in DRC

    CAJ News, 20 April 2017

    United Nations investigators have confirmed the existence of at least 17 further mass graves in a Democratic Republic of the Congo region that is a scene of clashes between… Read more »


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