Gunshots or starvation: a brutal choice facing the displaced in the DR Congo

When fighting broke out near her home in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, Antoinette fled for her life. Now, weeks later, she says she faces a stark choice: starve or return to the fields to harvest the food or risk being shot. She is one of hundreds of thousands of people whose lives have been turned upside down since the M23 rebel group resumed fighting last year.

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