Two aid workers killed in CAR
26/09/09 09:34 Filed in: Security Incident
Child with bullet casings in rebel camp.Credits: Pierre Holtz | UNICEF CAR | hdptcar.net
Two aid workers with an Italian NGO were killed on 21 September in the Central African Republic when Lord's Resistance Army rebels attacked their vehicle on the Banqui to Obo road.
According to Cooperazione Internazionale's blog
Claude Nzapaoko Porcel and Jean Jacques Namkoisse were killed in the attack. A third aid worker, Adramane Abdel Karim, was severely injured and is in critical condition. AFP quotes
a military source as saying, "Two other people were wounded by bullets, and five others are missing."