August 11, 2009

Congo’s Rape Epidemic Worsens During U.S.-Backed Military Operation

Posted in Africa, Congo, women tagged at 3:17 AM by minoritybrief

The women of the Congo have become weapons of war by enemy soldiers as well as by the soldiers sent to protect them. A Washington Post article details the horrors of widespread, systematic rapes of girls and women in this war-torn country.

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