Democratic Republic of the Congo—Italian Ambassador Killed In Attack In N. Kivu

ABC News | 02/22/2021

The Italian ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Congo has been killed in an attack in the eastern North Kivu province, reports ABC News. On Monday, Luca Attanasio, a member of the Italian Carabinieri and a driver were killed in an attack on a U.N. peacekeeping convoy in Goma, the capital of North Kivu province, the Italian Foreign Ministry said in a statement. Attanasio was traveling in a MONUSCO peacekeeping mission convoy on its way to a World Food program site in Rutshuru when...

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