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Gunfire rocks several locations in DR. Congo

Gunfire has been heard at several locations in Democratic Republic of Congo’s capital, including the state television and radio headquarters and the airport.

A police spokesman has told news agency that Youths armed with machetes and guns have taken reporters hostage.

A customs official told newsmen that gunmen began shooting at the international airport shortly after the attack on RTNC’s headquarters.

There are also reports on social media of gunfire from a military compound.

Congolese security forces are at the scene at the RTNC headquarters.



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