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Reactions As Woman Abandoned by Lover After Losing Six Kids in One Day in Gunfire

A mother of four said her husband walked out on her months after they lost six kids in one day. The kids died in a gunfire attack after the bus they were in was trapped and attacked by rebels who opened fire.The desolate woman said it has been nine years since she saw her lover.

"The year was 1994 when the Democratic Republic of Congo was having insecurities and civil war. As we were fleeing in a vehicle, we were trapped and attacked by rebels who opened fire that killed almost everyone on the bus.

One of the center's teachers described a horrific scene to local media, explaining that the attacker entered the center around noon, while two other staff members were having lunch.I suddenly heard the sound just sounded like fire crackers. So I looked back and the two staffs just collapsed on the floor," the teacher said.

months of escalating devastation and displacement. Children continue to be killed, wounded and deeply traumatized by the violence all around them. Schools, hospitals and other civilian infrastructure on which they depend continue to be damaged or destroye.

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Democratic Republic of Congo

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