DR Congo: Troops deployed to push out rebels from wildlife park

Thousands of soldiers have been deployed to eastern Democratic Republic of Congo to push out rebels from an acclaimed wildlife park.

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    Thousands of soldiers have been deployed to eastern Democratic Republic of Congo to push out rebels from an acclaimed wildlife park.

     

    The government says various fighting groups have taken over territory in Virunga and are destroying the environment.

     

    Al Jazeera's Catherine Soi reports from Buramba


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