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Survivors of deadly raid in east Congo return to torched village

A view shows deserted buildings following attacks by suspected members of the Allied Democratic Forces, Islamist rebel group fighters in the village of Mukondi, South of Beni, eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, March 10, 2023.

Mukondi, Democratic Republic of Congo Reuters Residents of Mukondi village in eastern Congo inspected the burnt-out remains of their homes on Friday and told how they fled for their lives as rebels cut the throats of people around them. Members of the Allied Democratic Forces struck Mukondi and a neighbouring village overnight on Wednesday, torching […]

Islamist militants kill at least 35 in east Congo village, army says

Beni, Democratic Republic of Congo Reuters Islamist militants killed at least 35 people in an overnight attack on a village in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo in retaliation for a military crackdown on rebel activity, an army spokesperson said on Thursday.  The assailants were members of the Allied Democratic Forces, Anthony Mualushayi said, referring […]