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VIOLENCES CONTINUELLES A L’EST DE LA RDC

Ici à l’Est de la République Démocratique du Congo, précisément dans la plaine de la Ruzizi il y a un garçon de 30 ans qui a violé une vielle femme de 80 ans ; elle était dans son champ de manioc.
Après avoir terminé il a pris un bateau et l’a enfoncé dans la partie génitale de la femme puis a succombée après quelques secondes. Les soldats Hutus Rwandais ont violés 5 femmes à Shabunda, elles se dirigeaient aux champs. Tout ça c’est à cause de la guerre en plus les troupes étrangères qui ne veulent pas rentrer chez eux, on se demande si ceux qui les ont amenés ici ne peuvent pas le faire rentrer chez eux.
Partout au monde c’est à l’Est de la RDC qu’on trouve un milieu de femmes violées précisément à PANZI / BUKAVu . Je me demande quand est ce que ça va se terminer or une femme congolaise est capable de se débrouiller s’il y a la paix. Nous demandons la paix rien que la paix !
Elle peut cultiver son champ, faire le commerce par tous les moyens. Nous demandons à notre communauté de WORLD PULSE de faire quelque chose pour trouver la solution de cette guerre que ne veut pas se terminer. Nous vous supplions mes chères amies !!!!
Merci beaucoup.
Je vous aiment beaucoup.

English translation by PulseWire member Nita

ONGOING VIOLENCE
Here in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, particularly in the Ruzizi plain there is a 30 years old boy who raped an 80 years old woman, she was in her cassava farm.
After finishing he took a stick and drove into the genital part of the woman who gave up after some seconds. Rwandan Hutu soldiers have raped five women at Shabunda, they were heading to the farms.
All these, is because of the war and because of the foreign troops who do not want to go back to their home.
We now wonder whether those who brought them here cannot make them go back to their home.

In the whole world its in Eastern DRC that they found an environment to rape women, specifically in PANZI / Bukavu. I wonder when this is going to end because a Congolese woman is able to meet up if there is peace.
We are asking for peace, nothing but peace!
She can cultivate her field, do business by all means. We ask our WORLD PULSE community to do something so as to find the solution of this war which doesn’t want to end. We are begging you my dear friends!!
Thank you very much.

This story was written for World Pulse’s Ending Violence Against Women Digital Action Campaign.

World Pulse believes that women's stories, recommendations, and collective rising leadership can—and will—bring an end to gender-based violence. The EVAW Campaign elicits powerful content from women on the ground, strengthens their confidence as vocal grassroots leaders, and ensures that influencers and powerful institutions hear their stories.
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Nita's picture

condamnons la guerre

Bonjour Mme Namavu
Merci pour votre contribution. C’est dommage que les femmes trouvent la morte gratuitement comme ca. C’est la guerre qui a amené cette situation. Je pense que la communauté internationale est en train de chercher la solution pour la guerre de Congo car, tout le monde en parle.
Effectivement, la guerre est une mauvaise moyenne de résoudre les conflits parce que la guerre a des conséquences nocives sur les gens. Pendant la guerre, les gens se profiter pour régler les comptes avec leurs ennemies. Certes, les soldats suppriment leurs émotions parce que leurs épouses sont absentes, dont ils violent les femmes mais les malfaiteurs profitent de cette situation pour faire gaffe. Certes, ils prennent le chanvre avant d’avoir le courage pour attraper one vielle maman de 80 ans.
C’est vraiment pénible mais la fin va arriver. Bon courage!

NITA

Nita's picture

Translation

ONGOING VIOLENCE
Here in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, particularly in the Ruzizi plain there is a 30 years old boy who raped an 80 years old woman, she was in her cassava farm.
After finishing he took a stick and drove into the genital part of the woman who gave up after some seconds. Rwandan Hutu soldiers have raped five women at Shabunda, they were heading to the farms.
All these, is because of the war and because of the foreign troops who do not want to go back to their home.
We now wonder whether those who brought them here cannot make them go back to their home.

In the whole world its in Eastern DRC that they found an environment to rape women, specifically in PANZI / Bukavu. I wonder when this is going to end because a Congolese woman is able to meet up if there is peace.
We are asking for peace, nothing but peace!
She can cultivate her field, do business by all means. We ask our WORLD PULSE community to do something so as to find the solution of this war which doesn’t want to end. We are begging you my dear friends!!
Thank you very much.

NITA

torilynnfox's picture

Hello Namavu

Thank you so much for sharing your story with us, your World Pulse family. I cannot understand why any man would want to rape a woman. I can only imagine that as it becomes more common, the men feel they can more easily get away with it. I pray that your voice is heard by all members of this site and that through your voice true change can be made. Be sure to go to change.org to sign the petition!

http://www.change.org/petitions/from-the-grassroots-women-leaders-of-con...

Love and blessings,
Victoria

viochan's picture

Dear Namavu, Thank you so

Dear Namavu,
Thank you so much for sharing your story with us. Here, in the WorldPulse community, we all wish that the violence against women, in the DRC and beyond, ceases soon, as well. Some of our community members are working actively and fiercely to make that happen. Please stay strong and continue telling us your stories.

In solidarity,

Violeta

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