In DR Congo, Catholic leaders appeal for international aid as Ituri residents flee ethnic violence
June 27, 2019
CWN Editor's Note: “Recent arrivals speak of extreme brutality,” the UN refugee agency stated in a June 25 briefing on the violence in Ituri province (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ituri_Province#/media/File:Democratic_Republic_of_the_Congo_(26_provinces)_-_Ituri.svg). “Armed groups are said to be attacking villages, torching and looting houses, and killing men, women and children.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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