Rape as weapon of war by Robin Hammond

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21 year old Sarama and her 10 month old baby Jedite born as a result of her rape, in hospital in Goma. An estimated 250,000 women have been victims of sexual violence during the Democratic Republic of Congo's civil war. In the eastern states of the country a recent peace agreement struggles to keep warring factions from fighting, and as the chaos that accompanies war continues, so does the rape of women in the area..©Robin Hammond/PANOS/Felix Features