Congolese women

64-year-old gynaecologist, Denis Mukwege, is helping sexually abused victims in Congo get surgical repairs for the horrific damage inflicted on them (Women and Girls)

64-year-old gynaecologist, Denis Mukwege, is helping sexually abused victims in Congo get surgical repairs for the horrific damage inflicted on them (Women and Girls)   When the first Congo war broke out between 1996–1997 young women and girls in the country became victims of all manners of sexual abuse. Sexual violence and genital damaging, sadly, became a major and cheap weapon of war perpetuated by either soldiers or militiamen, and