Hundreds Gather as DR Congo Buries Massacre Victims
|11/29/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
The DR Congo town of Oicha on Friday buried 27 victims of the latest massacre in the sprawling country’s volatile east, with hundreds paying homage to the dead.
Mourners gathered in silence around the morgue of Oicha, located near the Ugandan border and east of the DRC town of Beni, the scene of repeated deadly attacks, an AFP correspondent said.
Workers wore face masks as they wrapped the corpses in shrouds. Wooden crosses marked the graves and many wept as the bodies were lowered.
During the mass funerals, gunfire broke out from the nearby bush but it was unclear who was read more >>>