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Republic of Congo Buries 145 Killed in Blast

Posted March 11th, 2012 at 1:40 pm (UTC-5)
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The Republic of Congo has buried 145 people killed in a series of explosions at an arms depot in the capital, Brazzaville. President Dennis Sassou-Nguesso and his wife attended the funeral on Sunday, one week after the explosions ripped through the munitions facility near the Congo River. People laid wreaths of flowers near the coffins, […]

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Republic of Congo to Bury 250 Explosion Victims Sunday

Posted March 11th, 2012 at 2:40 am (UTC-5)
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The Republic of Congo is holding a mass burial Sunday for more than 200 victims of the multiple explosions at a military base one week ago. President Dennis Sassou-Ngueso is expected to join the mourners. The fire and explosions at the arms facility, located on the banks of Congo River just outside the capital, Brazzaville, […]

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