Armed conflict in Democratic Republic of Congo - Ongoing

In ongoing conflict between Mayi Mayi rebels and soldiers, two park rangers and one soldier were killed in Virunga National Park, Africa's oldest national park and home to the famous mountain gorillas. Some countries advise against travel in the areas in and around the North and South Kivu Provinces and the Ituri district of Orientale Province due to armed conflict and lack of personal safety.

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