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Refugees From DR Congo Arrive in Rwanda

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Agnes Mukamana with her children crying for milk. She used to feed on milk. Agnes lost her three children and husband in the Jungles of Eastern DR Congo.

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All new arrivals sleep outside in an open space. The transit center is supposed to accommodate 3000 people. It is now accommodating over 9000 people beyond the capacity and others are still coming.

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A child eating food distributed by WFP at the transit center.

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Marry Murekatete, a 31year old mother of two lost her husband. He was killed by the rebels.

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Refugees at the registration point at Rubavu, Rwanda’s main boarder with DR Congo.

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Refugees at the registration point at Rubavu, Rwanda’s main boarder with DR Congo.

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Food distribution at the transit centre. WFP distributed enough food to feed refugee and high energy biscuits for the children.

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Food distribution at the transit centre. WFP distributed enough food to feed refugee and high energy biscuits for the children.

At the Nkamira transit centre in Rwanda, photos showing newly arrived refugees who have fled to Rwanda to escape fighting in eastern DRC.