DR Congo Casts Doubt On UN Report on Atrocities in Kasai Region
The Democratic Republic of the Congo has rejected a report by a United Nations human rights team that accused the army of committing mass killings, torture and rape in the country's war-torn Kasai region. Human Rights Minister Marie-Ange Mushobekwa Mushobekwa says military police are investigating soldiers suspected of committing crimes against civilians. "They won't go unpunished," she said.
Congo-Kinshasa: Govt Casts Doubt On UN Findings of Atrocities By Security Forces
Deutsche Welle, 4 July 2018
The UN accused DR Congo security forces of committing horrific acts of violence against civilians in the war-torn Kasai region. The country's human rights minister questioned the… Read more »
A team of international experts on the Kasai province have submitted their findings to the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva blaming all parties for mass atrocities. Read more »