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Hundreds flee DR Congo city after deadly massacre in Beni region

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Hundreds of people arrive in Beni from the city of Mangina, in eastern DR Congo, after at least eight civilians were killed and another 20 reported missing on Friday, in the latest massacre blamed on a militia in the troubled region. IMAGES

Added on the 09/02/2020 15:03:36 - Copyright : AFPTV - First images

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