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29 Oct 1996 description

BURUNDI, RWANDA, TANZANIA, UGANDA & ZAIRE: RWANDAN AND BURUNDIAN REFUGEES
emergency appeal no. 01.02/96 situation report no. 8 period covered: 27-28 October 1996
EMERGENCY REPORT - KIVU CRISIS

29 Oct 1996 description
report IRIN

UNITED NATIONS
Department of Humanitarian Affairs
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Fax: +254 2 448816

29 Oct 1996 description

BUKAVU, Zaire (Reuter) - Zairean and Rwandan forces traded mortar and machinegun fire across their border Tuesday as the U.N. sought satellite photos to help trace hundreds of thousands of Hutu refugees fleeing Tutsi rebels inside Zaire.
Reuters reporters and other witnesses in the Rwandan border town of Cyangugu, just across the border from Bukavu, spoke

29 Oct 1996 description

(FR) (UNHCR distributes remaining food stocks to preempt looters) (890)
By Wendy Lubetkin

29 Oct 1996 description
report Voice of America

DATE=10/29/96
TYPE=CORRESPONDENT REPORT
NUMBER=2-205287
TITLE=ZAIRE / RWANDA (L-O-CQ)
BYLINE=CHRIS TOMLINSON
DATELINE=CYANGUGU
CONTENT=
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29 Oct 1996 description

Zairian troops in Bukavu are reported to be out of control with widespread looting and violence as consequence. ACT partner offices as well as mission centers are confirmed looted by sources in Bukavu. The same sources also testify that most other UN/NGO property including vehicles have been looted by soldiers. The civilian governor of the town now has been or will soon be substituted with a military general who flew in from Kinshasa yesterday. Leading staff members with local ACT partner CEPZa/CELPa were evacuated Monday. All international UN and NGO staff left town during Monday.

29 Oct 1996 description
report Voice of America

DATE=10/29/96
TYPE=CORRESPONDENT REPORT
NUMBER=2-205272
TITLE=U-N / ZAIRE (L)
BYLINE=DOUGLAS ROBERTS
DATELINE=GENEVA
CONTENT=
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29 Oct 1996 description
report Voice of America

DATE=10/29/96
TYPE=CORRESPONDENT REPORT
NUMBER=2-205305
TITLE=U-N/E-U/ZAIRE (S ONLY)
BYLINE=DOUGLAS ROBERTS
DATELINE=GENEVA
CONTENT=
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29 Oct 1996 description
report Voice of America

DATE=10/29/96
TYPE=CORRESPONDENT REPORT
NUMBER=2-205275
TITLE=ZAIRE / REFUGEES (L-CQ)
BYLINE=SCOTT STEARNS
DATELINE=BUJUMBURA
CONTENT=
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29 Oct 1996 description
report Voice of America

DATE=10/29/96
TYPE=CORRESPONDENT REPORT
NUMBER=2-205260
TITLE=U-N / ZAIRE (S)
BYLINE=DOUGLAS ROBERTS
DATELINE=GENEVA
CONTENT=
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29 Oct 1996 description
report Voice of America

DATE=10/29/96
TYPE=CORRESPONDENT REPORT
NUMBER=2-205258
TITLE=ZAIRE FIGHTING (L)
BYLINE=CHRIS TOMLINSON
DATELINE=CYANGUGU
CONTENT=
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28 Oct 1996 description
report Voice of America

DATE=10/28/96
TYPE=CORRESPONDENT REPORT
NUMBER=2-205220
TITLE=U-N / ZAIRE (L ONLY)
BYLINE=DOUGLAS ROBERTS
DATELINE=GENEVA
CONTENT=
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28 Oct 1996 description

BUKAVU, Zaire (Reuter) - Many refugees were reported killed in fighting in eastern Zaire as the last foreign aid workers in the beleaguered city of Bukavu fled by plane Monday.
In the Zairean village of Bumba in North Kivu province, Reuters cameraman Leon Malherbe saw the bodies of more than 14
men, women and children in addition to limbs sticking out of the earth.

28 Oct 1996 description

BUKAVU, Zaire (Reuter) - The last foreign aid workers in the beleaguered city of Bukavu fled by plane on Monday as
refugees reaching Rwanda reported many had died in the east Zaire fighting.


In the Zairean village of Bumba in North Kivu province, Reuters cameraman Leon Malherbe saw the bodies of more than 14
men, women and children in addition to limbs sticking out of the earth.

28 Oct 1996 description

HR/4305
Information Gathered Tells of Continuing Summary Executions, Arbitrary Arrests, Torture and Persistent Impunity

28 Oct 1996 description

BUKAVU, Zaire (Reuter) - Shells exploded close to the eastern Zairean city of Bukavu overnight as aid agencies scrambled to help some of an estimated half a million people uprooted by fighting between Tutsi rebels and Zairean troops. Reuters journalists heard sporadic shooting in Bukavu overnight and some shelling to the southwest of the city.

28 Oct 1996 description
report Voice of America

DATE=10/28/96
TYPE=CORRESPONDENT REPORT
NUMBER=2-205217
TITLE=ZAIRE REFUGEES FOOD (L-ONLY)
BYLINE=SONYA LAURENCE GREEN
DATELINE=NAIROBI
CONTENT=
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28 Oct 1996 description
report Times

FROM SAM KILEY IN GISENYI ON THE RWANDA-ZAIRE BORDER