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UN Force Fires On Ugandan Rebels In DR Congo After Deadly Attack

A special UN force in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo used helicopters Wednesday to fire on Ugandan rebels.
UN Force Fires On Ugandan Rebels In DR Congo After Deadly Attack
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Via AFP:

A special UN force in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo used helicopters Wednesday to fire on Ugandan rebels and help government troops retake the town of Kamango after an attack that killed civilians.

"South African helicopters in the UN intervention force were asked by FARDC (the DR Congo army) to give them support to recapture Kamango," said a senior officer with the UN mission to DR Congo (MONUSCO) who declined to be identified by name.

"We have already taken back Kamango," said Lieutenant-Colonel Olivier Amuli, a FARDC army spokesman in North-Kivu province, the mineral-rich but...

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