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ICRC visiting over 3,500 war-related detainees

ICRC is currently visiting over 3,500 persons (civilian internees, POWs and other detainees) held in relation to the DRC conflict both inside the country and abroad. Among those are 43 Rwandan soldiers that have been transferred to Zimbabwe, and 15 Zimbabwean soldiers who were captured in the DRC, ICRC in Nairobi told IRIN.

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