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Violences

Le sud-kivu est devenue une province ou règne tous les maux possible. Nous sommes fatigue de voir nos sœurs,nos mères,nos grands mères être violées en notre présence. Nous avons mars de voir nos membres des familles enterres vivant,nous sommes fatige de voir une dizaines ou vingtaine des personnes être ensevelis dans une même tombe. Qui peut supporter des pareilles choses? Nos larmes de tous les jours sont devenues de la bierre quotidienne. Nos frères de mwenga,shabunda,bunyakiri et partout sur toute l'etandue de l'Est de la RDCongo,tous pleurons les nôtres qui nous quittent chaque jours innocemment. Mes larmes coulent encore!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Que ceux qui nous fassent du mal aient putier de nous car peut-être ils tuent les leurs aussi sans le savoir ou peut-être ils le savent mais ils n'ont plus le cœur de putier!!!!!!! Vos commentaires sont les biens venus.

English translation by PulseWire member MESSA

South Kivu is a province with all qualms. We’re tired with seeing our mothers, sisters and grand mothers raped before our faces. We’re fed up with seeing our family members buried alive , and tired of seeing fifteen or twenty people buried in the same tomb. Who is it that can take this? Our tears have turned into beer. With our brothers from mwenga,shabunda,bunyakiri , We are endlessly lamenting the death of our brothers dieing in the East of Congo. My ters are still flowing. May all our predators have mercy on us because they could be killing theirs unknowingly or maybe they’ve got no heart or pity.

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MESSA's picture

c'est lamentable

La situation que vous décrivez ne laissera personne indifférente et même les inconscients. merci d'avoir levé votre voix pour dénoncer cette situation déplorable. espérons que votre voix soit entendue et que action soit prise.

Beaucoup de courage

Ghnadi un jour a dit, tout finira bien par s'arranger, et si tout ne s'arrange pas, ce que ce n'est pas encore la fin. Femme, garde espoir!!!!

Ghandi once said it will all get well at the end, and if it doesn't get well, then it is not yet the end.
Wo

MESSA's picture

translation

South Kivu is a province with all qualms. We’re tired with seeing our mothers, sisters and grand mothers raped before our faces. We’re fed up with seeing our family members buried alive , and tired of seeing fifteen or twenty people buried in the same tomb. Who is it that can take this? Our tears have turned into beer. With our brothers from mwenga,shabunda,bunyakiri , We are endlessly lamenting the death of our brothers dieing in the East of Congo. My ters are still flowing. May all our predators have mercy on us because they could be killing theirs unknowingly or maybe they’ve got no heart or pity.
Your comments are welcome

Ghnadi un jour a dit, tout finira bien par s'arranger, et si tout ne s'arrange pas, ce que ce n'est pas encore la fin. Femme, garde espoir!!!!

Ghandi once said it will all get well at the end, and if it doesn't get well, then it is not yet the end.
Wo

Leslie Stoupas's picture

We weep with you

Dear Byamungu,

It is such a sad situation in Congo right now. I hold you and your kin in my heart every day, and I support whatever actions are necessary to help save the dignity and lives of those who suffer so horribly. Please keep telling your stories. It is very important for the world to hear them and to know who you are. Thank you for sharing your words. You are making it possible for solutions to come forth!

Leslie Stoupas

flora1's picture

Dear Byamungu, You are living

Dear Byamungu,

You are living through a dark time in the history of our humanity and inhumanity but it is through your bravery and strength, that you tell this story over and over and make us hear it, that the solution will be seen. There is not way the world can ignore what you shine a light on.

The heroes in this world are those brave enough to speak the truth and remind us what is right and what is wrong. You are one of our heroes and through your words, we hear the terror and sadness that visits your people.

Keep telling the story. In the telling, you are honoring the dead and broken, who have no strength and no voice.

You are valuable in this process of change. Never doubt it. You are important to this struggle.

I embrace you.

~flora

irina_costa's picture

End the violence ! END the WAR

Byammungu,

It is so important that you shared your thoughts with us. We , who are far from Congo don't alawys know what's going on and don't always understand how desperate and urgent the situation really is! your brief lines send a shiver down my spine, it is truely a cry for help, a cry that moblizes energies around. You're struggling and know we know..we must share this with more people;
in solidarity

Irina

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