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Bonjour,

Il y a une semaine on a attaqué le Dr Deni Mukwenge chez lui dans un quartier résidentiel entouré des agences des nations Unies avec les policiers et autres gardiens. Heureusement que le serviteur de Dieu avait un gardien plus fort. Nous déplorons la mort de la sentinelle car c'est une perte d'une personne dans les potentialités humaines de la RDCongo, qu'il repose en paix car Dieu combattra pour lui, il vengera ce sang innocent. Au fait nous étions dans la fête du mariage avec l'épouse du Dr, en apprenant la nouvelle par téléphone, elle tombée aussi par émotion non seulement elle et beaucoup d'autres personnes. D'aucun pense que l'hôpital de Panzi est content des ces milliers des femmes violées avec ou sans problèmes des fistules, ils regrettent aussi et nécessitent une détraumatisation efficace à force de tout ce qu'ils voient, vivent et entendent avec ces femmes violées. Une question est ce que les bailleurs continueront à financer avec l'absence du docteur?, aussi malgrès les financements, l'expérience du Dr nous manquera. Que faire avec ces femmes qui retrouvent l'espoir de vivre après le traitement de Panzi? Il est vrai que la présence de ces femmes ne nous enchantent pas, nous n'y pouvons rien aussi longtemps l'insécurité continue. Mercredi, le 30/10/2012, il y a eu une journée morte à Bukavu, c'était une réussite car les écoles, boutiques, marchés, stations, ont fermé toujours à cause de la recrudescence des violences. Ce jour là Kavumu vers l'aéroport de Bukavu à 30Km, il y a eu attaque dans une boutique à 18h, une personne est morte et deux autres blessés. Dans les quartiers, c'est la même chose.Même au lieu des fêtes, les bandits se font passer pour des taxi mens pour dévier les clients dans d'autres endroits pour les séquestrer ou les étrangler avec une corde (kabanga) semble t il vendue à des fins pécuniaires. Aujourd'hui il y a eu 3 coups des balles au Camps Saio où restent nos militaires depuis soir ils se disputaient pour du chanvre! Ie coupable a ouvert le feu quand il a vu qu'on voulait le prendre pour le mettre en prison. Quelle panique! car à cause des telles choses les gens sont morts à Sake dernièrement, les militaires FARDC ont cru que c'était M23 qui faisait irruption ils ont riposté. Nous ne cesserons pas de remercier tous ceux là qui nous lisent et nous encouragent par leurs commentaires.Nous avons besoins de la présence du Dr car comprenez qu'à chaque incident il y a toujours des victimes. Et le salut des ces victimes résident entre les mains de Dieu avec le Dr Deni. Pour cela nous voulons que l'insécurité cessent pour que ces femmes puissent continuer à vaquer à leurs occupations, que la femme congolaise se sentent à l'aise entouré de ses enfants entrer de manger au clair de lune comme auparavant. Plus d'émotion ni de peur à un moindre bruit croyant que les assaillants reviennent encore et les militaires au lieu de se disputer pour le chanvre puissent parler de la nourriture et les étrangleurs puissent jouir de ces ressources congolaises qui enrichissent les autres et eux même usent des moyens louches pour s'enrichir en séquestrant la population.

English translation by PulseWire member sarahplew

A week ago, Dr. Deni Mukwenge was attacked in his home in a residential neighborhood surrounded by United Nations agencies with police and other protectors. Thankfully the servant of God had a stronger guardian. We bemoan the death of the bodyguard because it’s the loss of a person of great human potential in the DRC, may he rest in peace because God will fight for him and he will seek vengeance on his innocent blood. At the time we were celebrating the wedding anniversary with the doctor’s spouse, and upon learning the news via telephone, she fell due to emotion—not only her but also a lot of other people. No one thinks that the Panzi hospital is happy about the thousands of raped woman with and without fistula problems. They also regret and need effective de-traumatization by dint of all that they see, live, and hear with raped women. One question is will the lessors continue to finance without the doctor? Also despite the finances, the doctor’s experience will leave us lacking. What will happen with these women who are finding hope to live again after the Panzi treatment? It’s true that the presence of these women will not enchant us; and we can do nothing as long as the instability continues. Wednesday, October 30th 2012, there was a deadly day in Bukavu, a success because the schools, shops, and stations closed because of the resurgence of violence. That day in Kavumu, near the airport 30 km towards Bukavu, there was an attack in a shop at 6 pm; one person died and two others were hurt. In the neighborhoods, it’s the same thing. Even at parties, the crooks pretend they are taxi drivers to drive clients to other places to sequester them and strangle them with a cord, seemingly for financial gains. Today there were 3 bullet shots at Camps Saio where our military men had been fighting over hemp since the evening! The guilty opened fire when he realized that they saw him take [hemp] and might put him in prison. What panic! Because of those things, men died last at Sake. The FARCD military believed that it was an M23 that was making the noise that they returned fire against. We will not stop thanking all who read to us and encourage us by their comments. We need the presence of the doctor because we understand that with each incident there are always victims. And the safety of these victims rests in the hands of God with Dr. Deni. For this we want the insecurity to stop so that the women can continue to go to their jobs, so that the Congolese woman feels at ease to eat in the moonlight with her children like before. [We want] more than fear at the slightest noise, believing that the assailants will still come back; [we want] the military instead of fighting for hemp to worry about food; and the stranglers can profit from the Congolese resources that enrich others instead of using shady means to gain and isolate people.

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sarahplew's picture

Translation

A week ago, Dr. Deni Mukwenge was attacked in his home in a residential neighborhood surrounded by United Nations agencies with police and other protectors. Thankfully the servant of God had a stronger guardian. We bemoan the death of the bodyguard because it’s the loss of a person of great human potential in the DRC, may he rest in peace because God will fight for him and he will seek vengeance on his innocent blood. At the time we were celebrating the wedding anniversary with the doctor’s spouse, and upon learning the news via telephone, she fell due to emotion—not only her but also a lot of other people. No one thinks that the Panzi hospital is happy about the thousands of raped woman with and without fistula problems. They also regret and need effective de-traumatization by dint of all that they see, live, and hear with raped women. One question is will the lessors continue to finance without the doctor? Also despite the finances, the doctor’s experience will leave us lacking. What will happen with these women who are finding hope to live again after the Panzi treatment? It’s true that the presence of these women will not enchant us; and we can do nothing as long as the instability continues. Wednesday, October 30th 2012, there was a deadly day in Bukavu, a success because the schools, shops, and stations closed because of the resurgence of violence. That day in Kavumu, near the airport 30 km towards Bukavu, there was an attack in a shop at 6 pm; one person died and two others were hurt. In the neighborhoods, it’s the same thing. Even at parties, the crooks pretend they are taxi drivers to drive clients to other places to sequester them and strangle them with a cord, seemingly for financial gains. Today there were 3 bullet shots at Camps Saio where our military men had been fighting over hemp since the evening! The guilty opened fire when he realized that they saw him take [hemp] and might put him in prison. What panic! Because of those things, men died last at Sake. The FARCD military believed that it was an M23 that was making the noise that they returned fire against. We will not stop thanking all who read to us and encourage us by their comments. We need the presence of the doctor because we understand that with each incident there are always victims. And the safety of these victims rests in the hands of God with Dr. Deni. For this we want the insecurity to stop so that the women can continue to go to their jobs, so that the Congolese woman feels at ease to eat in the moonlight with her children like before. [We want] more than fear at the slightest noise, believing that the assailants will still come back; [we want] the military instead of fighting for hemp to worry about food; and the stranglers can profit from the Congolese resources that enrich others instead of using shady means to gain and isolate people.

sarahplew's picture

Salut

Salut Amie,

Merci pour cette histoire qui souligne le cher Docteur. Connaissez-vous bien cet homme? Je remercie a Dieu que le Dr a survit cette violence, et je vous admire pour le soutien que vous donniez.

En collaboration,

Sarah, les Etats Unis

RUHEBUZA VUMILIA JEANNETTE's picture

Merci

Bonjour chère amie

Merci pour vos encouragements et votre soutient, oui je connais très bien le Dr Denis Mukwege. Il s'est donné corps et âme pour redonner espoir à ces femmes. Il a un Dieu vivant qui a combattu pour lui. Jeannette

William's picture

Continuing violence in DRC

Greetings and thank you for sharing your story with us. My main concern about your story is the safety of you and all your sisters. You definately need access to medical treatment and need medical staff who you know and can trust. You must stand up and demand access to a safe medical clinic/hospital in your area. It is one of your rights as a woman. Gather a few women friends and take your case to the Congolese authorities.

Debra Engle's picture

Continued encouragement

To be surrounded by such violence is a nightmare no one should have to experience. Please know that countless people are sending encouragement and sharing your wish that you will be able to eat in the moonlight with your children once again. What a simple and profound desire—to be able to care for your children without fear that someone will be shot or attacked. Thank you for speaking up and letting the world know about this continued violence.

Deb Engle

marvi82's picture

It's important to share

Thank you for posting this.

Many of us are incapable to understand those situation.

It's important to share and post those story so to raise awareness and so that also the international community can be mobilased.

Keep up the good work.

In solidarity,

Marvi

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