US says deadly DR Congo militia linked to Islamic State group

DR Congo

Monusco soldiers patrol the road in the Kibumba area on February 22, 2021.

Photo credit: File

Washington on Thursday labelled the ADF militia, suspected of hundreds of civilian killings in the Democratic Republic of Congo's east, a "foreign terrorist organisation" linked to the so-called Islamic State (IS) group.

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