Thousands die from DR Congo warAlso, for people who do not understand why we, the people in/from the Congo are crying foul about the situation there, in a country that is so minerally rich, I am going to do something that I normally advocate against. Let me direct you to a page that shows the areas of my hometown, Kinshasa, that are not shown in glamourous magazines, so you can see what has happened.
Conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo is killing 38,000 people each month, says the Lancet medical journal.
Here are images of Kinshasa around Independence time:
While we wait, and work towards that ideal situation, there is the following image, that still keeps the fire of hope alive, and makes me think that maybe this time, we are going somewhere.
From Congo Vision, and Matonge
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