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Over 80 People Die in River Shipwreck in DR Congo, Reports Say

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MOSCOW (Sputnik) - More than 80 people have died as a result of a shipwreck on a river in the western Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Actualite news portal has reported.
The report said on Wednesday that at least 86 people died in the incident on the Kwa River in the Mai-Ndombe Province of the Republic.
The ship carrying the people capsized and sank as its engine failed, the media reported.
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