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Stowaway passengers killed in DR Congo train derailment
Lubumbashi, DR Congo, Sept 12, 2019 (AFP) - A freight train derailed in southeastern Democratic Republic of Congo early Thursday, killing illegal passengers who were riding on it, in the latest rail tragedy to strike the vast central African nation, officials killed.
But in a chaotic situation, estimates of the death toll varied widely, from 10 to a hundred.
"Another disaster! Derailing at 3am (0100 GMT) in Tanganyika (province) near ...