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Italian Ambassador Among 3 Killed in Attack on Congo Convoy

9 days ago   |   By Bloomberg

Kinshasa, Congo - The Italian ambassador to Congo, an Italian Carabinieri police officer and their Congolese driver were killed Monday when gunmen attacked a U.N. convoy traveling to a school in eastern Congo, the Italian Foreign Ministry and residents said.
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