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Raped for slave wages: Women in Congo trapped in under-reported violence amid ‘conflict minerals’

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By Lauren Wolfe/Director — February 13, 2015 Twenty-five years of breathing in dust has led Mireille Mbale to drink milk when she can afford it; it is what she believes will guard her against lung disease. She makes less than…

CONGOLESE AUTHORITIES ILLEGALLY SEIZE BANK ACCOUNTS OF PANZI HOSPITAL THAT HAS HELPED TENS OF THOUSANDS OF RAPE VICTIMS IN CONGO

  The TG Foundation was shocked and appalled to learn that the Congolese Government has seized the bank accounts of the Panzi Hospital in Congo.  Under the leadership of Doctor Denis Mukwege, the Panzi Hospital has treated approximately 30,000 victims of sexual violence…

U.S. AND KAGAME’S PUSH FOR FDLR WAR RISKS GENOCIDAL KILLINGS IN CENTRAL AFRICA

DR THEOGENE RUD…DECEMBER 30,2014 Gen. Kagame, tied to assassination of President Habyarimana in BBC documentary says he won’t negotiate with “bandits”   A Response to Ambassador Russ Feingold Addressing citizens of Rwanda December 12, 2014, President Paul Kagame promised an…