Agreement reached on repatriating 10000 DR of Congo refugees from CAR

The Congolese refugees from Equateur Province have been living in Bangui, CAR’s capital, and a settlement at Molangue, 80 kilometres to the south-west, according to Rupert Colville, the spokesman for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).UNHCR teams have designated two repatriation routes for voluntary refugees, one from Bangui to a refugee centre in Zongo and another to Batanga, Libenga and Gemena, with new refugee centres to be opened in the latter two towns, he said.