United Nations Officials Delay Their Congo Visit After Volcanic Ash Cloud

The United Nations Security Council officials postponed their visit to Congo because of the volcanic ash cloud, a UN spokesman said.

The officials were to visit Congo to discuss the renewal of the UN mission’s mandate there. No new dates have been scheduled for the visit, Madnodje Mounoubai, spokesman for the UN mission in Congo said by phone from Kinshasa.

To contact the reporter on this story: Michael J. Kavanagh in Kinshasa at mkavanagh9@bloomberg.net

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