From ICRC NEWS 25
Last week, the ICRC completed the second
phase of its aid operation in Nyunzu, a town in the Democratic Republic
of the Congo's Katanga province. The aid, which was distributed to the
resident population, included foodstuffs (beans, flour, maize, oil and
salt) as well as soap and buckets.
Over a period of slightly more than two
months, a Hercules made 18 flights and a DC-3 one flight to bring in 320
tonnes of food and other relief supplies for some 27,000 people.
According to delegates on the spot, who