EU says DRC situation 'extremely worrying' after killing of Italian ambassador

A spokesperson for the European Commission says the situation in DRC is 'extremely worrying' following the announcement of the killing of the Italian ambassador to the Democratic Republic of the Congo while travelling with a UN convoy in the east of the country.

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NABILA MASSRALI: We have seen the reports on the attack of-- on the UN convoy, including the initial reports of the death of the ambassador of Italy. The news are extremely worrying. And we are following the situation closely with the EU delegation in DRC. The HRVP has reported this to the FAC and presents its condolences to Italy, to the UN, and to the victims of the violence in Congo.