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UN Deplores ‘Abrupt’ Closure of Displaced Persons Camp in DRC

The U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs is condemning the closure and destruction of a displaced persons camp in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. The sudden development left several thousand people with no place to live. OCHA spokesperson Nadia Berger said nearly 4,300 people were living at the Mokoto camp, about 70 kilometers northwest of Goma in eastern Congo’s North Kivu province. "The site was burned down and people had to find shelter...

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