Eight killed in eastern Congo at­tack

The Hamilton Spectator - - CANADA & WORLD -

A Congo hu­man rights group says eight peo­ple have been shot dead or de­cap­i­tated by ma­chetes in an at­tack by an armed group in the eastern part of the coun­try. The di­rec­tor of the Cen­ter for Stud­ies of Peace and De­fence of Hu­man Rights, Omar Kavota, said that the at­tack oc­curred Monday night in Kib­i­rizi. Kavota said Tues­day that the vic­tims in­cluded a 1-year-old child.

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