Violence rising in Congo, Rwanda threatens to invade again

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    http://mathaba.net/x.htm?http://mathaba.net/0_index.shtml?x=85297

    http://www.reuters.co.uk/newsPackageArticle.jhtml?type=worldNews&storyID=631824&section=news
     
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    Rape rampage in the Congo...
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    Soldiers Raped Me, My Four Children and My Husband'
    8 February 2011 - A prosecution witness today recounted how she, her four children, and her husband were subjected to multiple rapes by soldiers belonging to the group founded by war crimes accused Jean-Pierre Bemba.
     
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    Relax. I'm sure the U.N. is on it.
     
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    It's my fault
     
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    If they are denying, then pressure on them will be increased. More peacekeepers could be used to buffer.

    Of course this is happening. No one, the UN included is denying this happens. How do you stop it is the question.
     
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    U.S.-trained Congo troops raped children as they retreated from M23 rebels...
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    UN: Girls as young as 6 raped by Congo forces
    May 9, 2013 - One of the Congolese units implicated had been trained by US troops
     
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    Help Rwanda, help help Rwanda.
     
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    Bemba found guilty in rape and murder campaign...

    Congo ex-vice president guilty in landmark ICC war rape ruling
    Mon Mar 21, 2016 - Democratic Republic of Congo's Jean-Pierre Bemba became the highest-ranking politician convicted by the international war crimes court on Monday, when it judged him responsible for a campaign of rape and murder in Central African Republic.
     

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