Sexual Violence on the Rise in DR Congo

Days after Congolese national army troops regained control of the eastern provincial capital, Goma, from rebel groups, officials say local women began showing up at area hospitals with injuries sustained from sexual violence.

  • Congo-Kinshasa:  Surge in Sexual Violence in North Kivu

    UN Integrated Regional Information Networks, 6 December 2012

    Sexual violence is on the rise as armed groups continue to move across the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC) North Kivu Province, officials say. read more »

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