Reportage: DR Congo: Democratic Republic of Congo

Former rebels in a village where internally displaced people have sought refuge from fighting between government forces and Mai Mai militias. Villagers burn the bush around the settlement to prevent rebel groups from using the vegetation as cover for surprise attacks.Kina, Katanga Province, DR CongoPhoto © J.B. Russell
Democratic Republic of Congo, June 2006

Former rebels in a village where internally displaced people have sought refuge from fighting between government forces and Mai Mai militias. Villagers burn the bush around the settlement to prevent rebel groups from using the vegetation as cover for surprise attacks. 

Kina, Katanga Province, DR Congo 

Photo © J.B. Russell