Abandoned homes on the outskirts of Ango, northeastern Congo. People have fled due to recent activity, abductions and killings by the Lord's Resistance Army. (Photo by Marcus Bleasdale)
Abandoned homes on the outskirts of Ango, northeastern Congo. People have fled due to recent activity, abductions and killings by the Lord's Resistance Army. (Photo by Marcus Bleasdale) Add this image to a lesson

The All Party Parliamentary Group on the Great Lakes Region of Africa presents a collection of photographs from Lynsey Addario, Ron Haviv, James Nachtwey and Pulitzer Center journalist Marcus Bleadsdale. The work documenting the impact of war in the Democratic Republic of Congo will be on view at the Upper Waiting Hall of the House of Commons between October 18 and 22, 2010.

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