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In DR Congo, Catholic leaders appeal for international aid as Ituri residents flee ethnic violence

June 27, 2019

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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.”

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