Congo Rebels Claim They Are Protecting the Gorillas
NOVEMBER 17, 2008
The rebels insist the gorillas are safe. “We We are protecting them,” said Babu Amani, a rebel spokesman. France began circulating a draft resolution on Monday that would temporarily authorize an additional 3,085 troops and police officers for the peacekeeping mission in the Congo to protect civilians in the eastern part of the country. Tags: virunga war congo gorillas This New York Times article doesn't have much new to report. I did notice this though.