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DRC: more attacks

A relatively unknown militant group inten-sified attacks in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in August, raising fears of the emergence of a new jihadist organisation in central Africa.

World Watch Monitor

For years, one of various rebel groups operating there, the Islamist Allied Democratic Forces–National Association for the Liberation of Uganda (ADF–NALU), has been trying to uproot Christians from the north-east area of DRC through attacks, rape, looting, kidnap and murder – on an almost weekly basis.