Congo: Moment of the explosion 200 killed in Congo arms dump blast

At Least 200 Reported Dead in Republic of Congo Blasts

Government and hospital officials in the Republic of Congo say a series of explosions at a weapons depot in the capital, Brazzaville, have killed about 200 people and injured about 200 more.

Authorities say the arms facility, located on the banks of the Congo River, caught fire early Sunday causing the powerful blasts.

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Posted on March 6, 2012, in Democratic Republic of Congo and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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