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Bonjour mes amis avec regret encore aujourd’hui il avait une combat entre les raiya mutomboki entre eu même ce lundi a 6h du matin le zone de shambunda dont kamulila et chilaji qui a fait 6morts et des blesse.
Où allons nous avec de situation pareil ici a l'Est de la RDC.prie pour nous car nous soufrons.

English translation by PulseWire member MsCadet

Good morning my friends,

With regret, again today, there was a fight this morning at 6 between the Mutomboki raiya. In the Shambunda zone, the areas of Kamulia and Chilaji, there were six deaths reported and many were hurt. Where will we go with the same situation in the East of DRC? Pray for us because we suffer.

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TRANSLATION

Good morning my friends,

With regret, again today, there was a fight this morning at 6 between the Mutomboki raiya. In the Shambunda zone, the areas of Kamulia and Chilaji, there were six deaths reported and many were hurt. Where will we go with the same situation in the East of DRC? Pray for us because we suffer.

Dear Adele,

Thank you for reaching out and giving voice to the deaths and injuries in the Shambunda zone. I am so sorry to hear of this suffering.

I am learning more and more about the atrocities that continue in the DRC and am, indeed, sending extra prayers.

I pray for the true healing of all involved, and may it begin to happen soon.

Here is prayer which crosses boundaries and religions and is intended for all people. It was written by an Australian cartoonist named Michael Leunig:

"Let us pray for wisdom. Let us pause from thinking and empty our mind. Let us stop the noise.In the silence let us listen to our heart. The heart which is buried alive. Let us be still and wait and listen carefully. A sound from the deep, from below. A faint cry. A weak tapping. Distant muffled feelings from within. The cry for help.
We shall rescue the entombed heart. We shall bring it to the surface, to the light and air. We shall nurse it and listen respectfully to its story. The heart's story of pain and suffocation, of darkness and yearning. We shall help our feelings to live in the sun. Together again we shall find relief and joy."

With Support and Respect,

Interfaith Reverend Sarah

Sarah Whitten-Grigsby

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We are with you in prayer

Dear Adele, this is so sad. I am surely standing with you in prayer. This is a very sad situation for any one or family to be in. My heart feels for those families who have lost their beloved ones in the fire. be strong and continue to fight for the injustices in East DRC. However i would you to provide me with more information on what the fighting is about is it political or against ethnic tribes. Stay blessed and may the Almighty God protect you and give you wisdom to handle teach day as it comes.

Mrs. Anita Kiddu Muhanguzi
Head of Legal and Advocacy
Centre for Batwa Minorities
a.kiddu@gmail.com
cfmlegal@gmail.com
Skype: mrs_muhanguzi

Dear Adele, I understand how it feels when your safety and that of your family is being threatened. I was at Jos, a state in my country in Nigeria when fightings and riots broke out and I had fears that it would get to where I was. I was trapped were I was, I couldn't even finish what took me to Jos in the first place. However, I was very lucky to find a transport company that was going on its last trip back to Lagos from Jos, two days into the riots in which people were killed and many injured. Indeed Adele, I understand; and I can imagine that the situation must be a hard one to bear. Writing this makes me see that you are strong. And I pray with you and for you and for your family and all your loved ones that you will remain safe and saved. I also hope and pray that the fighting in Congo will stop and that peace be restored to your country. You will always be in my prayers.

Your Truly,

Gbemisola Abiola

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