More Challenges for Long-Suffering Civilians in Eastern DRC - UN

A visiting team from UNHCR team reports 'barbaric violence' and enormous humanitarian challenges in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo province of Ituri, bordering Uganda.

Esta fled her home town of Nizi with her husband and two young children. They have returned to Tchomia in Ituri province, but are not able to go back to Nizi because of continuing violence.

Women and children rest against a tent in the General Hospital site in a makeshift site in Bunia, in Ituri province, DRC.

The General Hospital site in Bunia, the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Ituri province.

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