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Alison Des Forges’ death gives Congo rebels breathing room

Alison Des Forges, senior adviser for Human Rights Watch’s Africa Division for nearly twenty years, was most recently working on a report on the killings in eastern Congo, according to this CNN article. This video from the New York Times gives more information about what’s going on in Congo.  What I found both disturbing and… Read More Alison Des Forges’ death gives Congo rebels breathing room