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Allied Democratic Forces Kill Nearly 60 People in Eastern Congo in Deadly Spate of Attacks

HeadlineJun 10, 2024

In the Democratic Republic of the Congo, fighters with the Allied Democratic Forces, a group associated with the Islamic State, killed at least 41 people in an overnight attack Friday on a school in a village near the border with Uganda. The majority of victims were students. The ADF is also accused of another attack in eastern Congo earlier last week that killed at least 16 people.

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