China’s President Xi Jinping condemns killings of miners in CAR.
China’s President Mr. Xi Jinping says the killers of nine Chinese goldmine workers in the Central African Republic, CAR, must be severely punished.
In a statement, President Jingping said every effort should be made to save the lives of the wounded, and also ensure that the perpetrators are arrested and punished severely under the law.
Reports have it that two Chinese workers were also wounded when gunmen stormed a mining site near the central town of Bambari last Sunday.
According to the report, the Local Mayor blamed a rebel group for the killings, but the rebels are saying that Russian Mercenaries from the Wagner group are behind the attack.