200,000 displaced by ethnic clashes in DR Congo: sources

13 February 2018, 15:50 UTC

About 200,000 people have been displaced in ethnic clashes since mid-December in the northeastern Ituri province of the Democratic Republic of Congo, a humanitarian source told AFP Tuesday, as escapees spoke of burnt villages and victims being hacked to death. Hema herders and Lendu farmers have been locked in violence in Ituri for decades, with ...

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