Tragic Assault in Eastern Congo: Two Humanitarian Workers Slain Amid Regional Strife

GOMA, Congo — Two humanitarian workers from the international aid organization Tearfund were fatally attacked in eastern Congo, an area notorious for violence perpetuated by over 120 armed factions fighting for resources. Tearfund reported that the assault occurred on Sunday when the staff’s convoy reached Butembo city in the conflict-ridden North Kivu province. The specific attackers remain unidentified amidst the ongoing conflict between Congolese forces and various rebel groups seeking control over the region’s abundant …

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