46 killed in attack on DR Congo displacement camp: Local sources
AFP , Monday 12 Jun 2023
At least 46 people, half of them children, were killed in a militia attack on a camp for displaced people in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo, security analysts and a local community leader said Monday.
Civilians and Red Cross volunteers attend the burial of killed displaced people in Democratic Republic of Congo. AFP
The Kivu Security Tracker (KST), a network of observers based in DRC's restive east, counted "at least 46" dead in the Lala camp in Djugu territory, after the attack on Sunday night.
A community leader Desire Malodra gave the same death toll of 46, adding that 23 of them were children.