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Or you can become a fan by clicking http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1696412186&v=feed&story_fbid=132843558894#/pages/Empower-Congo-Women/142494657782?ref=ts
I'd love to see you all become fans, which will help spread the word about the need for Peace in DRCongo.
Every little bit helps, and Congo needs your help more than ever now that the Congolese National Army has joined forces with the Rwandan Army in an attempt to rid the countryside of Hutu rebels, who settled in eastern Congo after committing the genocide in Rwanda 15 years ago. Although many rebels are said to have repatriated, civilians continue to suffer horrendously. Human Rights Watch estimates that 1.7 million Congolese have been displaced since January when the campaign began. To read more, go to:
With love and gratitude,