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Rebels Kill UN Peacekeepers In DR Congo

Posted: May 6, 2015 at 4:23 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

Ugandan Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) rebels have killed two Tanzanian peacekeepers with the special United Nations (UN) intervention force in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

The rebels, who struck Wednesday May 6, 2015 in the eastern North Kivu region 48 hours after a helicopter carrying a senior commander came under fire, also injured 13 others.

Three thousand -strong intervention brigade was deployed in July 2013 to tackle armed groups