The day we witnessed wildlife rangers being gunned down in Congo

When two Dutch journalists travelled to the DRC to report on illegal gold mining in the vast Okapi wildlife reserve, they ended up running for their lives

The Guardian

Last updated on 15 October 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa)
Region: 
West Africa
Threats: 
Energy production and mining
Military and unrest-related exercises
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals