DR Congo villagers return home in thousands: UN

Published on 23 September 2009

At least 65,000 people who fled clashes in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo have begun to return to their villages on a voluntary basis, the UN refugee agency announced Wednesday. (..) The World Food Programme (WFP) is providing the returnees with rations of food for three months and a kit of non-food items to help them resume their farming lives.

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