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07:51
07:51

Congolese Refugees Reach 43,000 as Tension Continues drc conflict 1

Douglas Asiimwe, the Principle Refugee Protection Officer in the Office of the Prime Minister told URN on phone that 26,900 Congolese refugees have arrived in the country from January this year from Ituri via Lake Albert while another 14,500 crossed from North Kivu to Kisoro and Kanungu districts through the porous borders.
07:39
07:39

Ituri Conflict: Sophisticated Guns Being Used by Lendu, Hema 1

The resurgence in ethnic conflict between Lendu and Hema in Ituri Province in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo DRC is witnessing the use of much more sophisticated arms than in previous episodes of the conflict. In previous skirmishes between the two groups, rudimentary weapons like machetes, bows and arrows and a traditional gun known as Sirindir would be used.
16:58
16:58

Lendu-Hema Ethnic Conflict Reignites, Sending Refugees Into Uganda 1

Thousands of mainly Hema, and Bagegere, a cross between the Lendu and Hema, have crossed into Bunyoro in Midwestern Uganda. The theatre of conflict is said to be Djugu Territory, mainly the areas of Retso, Joo, Kobu, Kiripa and Torogesi.
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