Congo forces kill 26 ADF rebels while repelling attack-army

GOMA, Congo, May 30 (Reuters) – Congolese forces killed 26 rebels from the Islamist Allied Democratic Forces (ADF), a group believed to be linked to Islamic State, while repelling an attack on Thursday, the army said.

An army spokesman said the assailants attacked an army position in the village of Ngite, but the soldiers returned fire. (Reporting by Fiston Mahamba Writing by Tim Cocks; Editing by Toby Chopra)

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