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Wednesday 27 August 2014

Heavy gunfire reported at Congolese state TV -witnesses

Published 30/12/2013 | 08:56

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M23 rebels withdraw from the Masisi and Sake areas in DR Congo (AP)
M23 rebels withdraw from the Masisi and Sake areas in DR Congo (AP)
M23 launched its rebellion in eastern Congo in April 2012 (AP)
M23 launched its rebellion in eastern Congo in April 2012 (AP)

Heavy gunfire was reported at the headquarters of Democratic Republic of Congo's state radio and television today, witnesses said.

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State radio and television channels went off the air after the shooting was heard. State television journalists at the site said the Congolese army had launched an attack on the building to dislodge unidentified assailants.

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