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Three members of UN mission kidnapped in eastern DR Congo

Three members of UN mission kidnapped in eastern DR Congo

Apr 24, – “Three members of MONUSCO (the 20,000-strong UN peacekeeping force)… have been kidnapped in Kibumba”, some 30 kilometres (20 miles) north of the provincial capital Goma, the source told AFP. Three members of the United Nation’s peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo were kidnapped in the eastern North Kivu province, a […]

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UN says nearly 1,000 Iraqis killed in September

UN says nearly 1,000 Iraqis killed in September

Oct 01, – UNAMI said on Tuesday that it recorded 979 Iraqis killed in September. The fatalities include those among security forces and troops killed in insurgent attacks nationwide. The U.N. figure was lower than its July death toll, which stands at 1,057. The U.N. mission in Iraq says nearly 1,000 Iraqis have been killed […]

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