What I found most shocking was that at the end of the video, you can see the guards filming each other, as if they were proud of what they had just done, and they were commending themselves openly for having forced these women to strip naked. It is also the soldiers of the Congolese army. A week later, I board the flight to Paris from the refugee camp in Libreville. The rebel group have to refrain from having sex, washing themselves and eating meat, fish and other items while fighting, revealed Congolese researcher and consultant Anaclet Tshimbalanga. Looking up, I see soldiers standing over me, grinning with their rifles pointing to my head. Several rebels drank their blood after the execution, and some even posed with the young man's severed head, according to wtinesses.
These women, who are very likely prostitutes, were probably mostly from the DRC.
The Time I Was Tied Naked to a Totem Pole by Congolese Soldiers
Aid workers struggle to explain the sudden spike in male rape cases. Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email. The hostile crowds jeer and spit at us as we are hauled into the middle of the road and dragged down a siding off the main track, ordered to kneel and put our hands behind our heads. The next morning, guards take Fidel, Christopher and myself for further questioning. Mukuli said. Well, I have to say, in my head, I think I've probably got hundreds, if not thousands now, of stories of women and girls who have been raped.