Congo: 32 Indian peacekeepers injured, one child killed in explosion

About 18,000 United Nations personnel operate in Congo which has witnessed millions of deaths due to regional conflicts in the past.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Published:November 8, 2016 2:03 pm
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A child was killed and 32 Indian peacekeepers injured in an explosion in Western Goma area of Democratic Republic of Congo on Tuesday.

According to news agency Reuters, the explosion took place when the peacekeepers were out running in the neighborhood of Keyshoro.

About 18,000 United Nations personnel operate in Congo which has witnessed millions of deaths due to regional conflicts in the past.

Further details are awaited