Bandits kill park ranger in Democratic Republic of the Congo

An armed group ambushed a convoy of rangers from the Itombwe reserve fatally injuring one and holding two others ransom, including a French national

The Guardian

Last updated on 11 May 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa)
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Military and unrest-related exercises
Species: 
Gorilla gorilla
Loxodonta africana
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals