Post columnist Michael Gerson and actor Ben Affleck heard tales of atrocities during a visit to the town of Dungu. The photos, unless otherwise noted, are courtesy of the Eastern Congo Initiative, founded by Affleck.
The Lord's Resistance Army has committed atrocities for decades, first in northern Uganda and more recently in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, South Sudan and the Central African Republic. Here, actor Ben Affleck listens to survivors in Dungu, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Buy Photo