New York - The UN Security Council condemned the killing of
a Tanzanian UN peacekeeper in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and recent
shelling in the region that killed civilians, the council said in a statement on
"The members of the Security Council expressed their
condolences to the family of the peacekeeper killed in the attack, as well as
to the government of the United Republic of Tanzania," the council said in
The council also condemned a recent shelling that led to
civilian casualties in the DRC and Rwanda.