M23 Rebels Allow DRC Refugees to Cross to Rutshuru for Basic Needs

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Major Willy Ngoma, M23 rebels spokesperson speaking to the media at Congolese side of Bunagana (Photo Credit Samuel Amanya)

Major Willy Ngoma, M23 rebels spokesperson speaking to the media at Congolese side of Bunagana (Photo Credit Samuel Amanya)

In short
The rebels conquered Bunagana Border in Rutshuru territory in North Kivu province on Monday after overpowering DRC government security forces in the area. The security team which comprised 137 members of the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo (FARDC) and 37 police officers retracted from the frontline and fled to Uganda.

 

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