Tag: DRC

Kidnapped nun released in DRC

The fate of five priests abducted by armed militias is still unknown.

At least ten Killed in the DRC during overnight attack

Islamic extremists are suspected to be behind an attack that killed at least 10 people last night in the DRC.

Church bombed in DRC leaves several people injured

According to Laurent Sondirya, Beni’s vicar general, the blast occurred shortly before the start of a confirmation ceremony.

Twenty-two killed in DRC by the Allied Democratic Forces

The Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) is said to be behind the murder of 9 farmers and 13 civilians in eastern DRC.

Seventy people killed in one week in DRC

The attack comes just days after two Ituri villages were ambushed and over fifty people were killed by members of a terror group.

Mission in DRC attacked by jihadists

The attack was reportedly carried out by members of the Allied Democratic Forces.

Augustinian missionaries promote the reintegration of child soldiers

Most of the child soldiers are between 8 and 15 years old and 40% are girls.

Alleged jihadists murdered Congolese Imam who condemned radical Islamism

Sheikh Ali Amin was murdered allegedly by jihadists on the 1st of May after he condemned jihadism.

Budapest Report on Christian Persecution 2020: sub-Saharan Christians, part 2

Even though in the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan Christians are in majority, they still face religious persecution.

Two hundred people killed and fourty-thousand kidnapped this year in DRC

Since the beginning of this year, the attacks by the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) show an "alarming increase".