9th April 2018, North Kivu, Eastern DRC
Virunga National Park is deeply saddened to confirm reports of an attack on our staff today. Five Virunga rangers and a staff driver were killed during an ambush in the Central Sector of the Park. A sixth ranger was also wounded.
We will be sharing further information in due course. Please ensure all enquiries are directed to firstname.lastname@example.org at this difficult time.