Eight killed in army offensive on DR Congo gorilla park

Bukavu, Dr Congo (AFP) July 24, 2021
Two Pygmies and six militiamen were killed in a DR Congo army offensive to dislodge them from a national park which houses the world’s largest gorilla species, officials said Saturday. Friday’s operation in the Kahozi-Biega park, the only place in the world where the Grauer’s gorilla roam in the wild, also saw around 90 huts torched. Congloese authorities accuse militia groups of illegal

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