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251 DRC Refugees Killed in Boat Accident

The U.N. refugee agency is moving to help family members and victims of a boat accident that the Democratic Republic of Congo says left 251 people dead. The boat full of Congolese refugees capsized on Lake Albert last Saturday after leaving Uganda, bound for the DRC.  Congo's government announced the updated death toll on Thursday. A refugee agency spokeswoman, Fatoumata Lejeune-Kaba, says survivors and family members are receiving psychological support and other assistance at...

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