Journal #29, 2/2004
GORILLA JOURNAL 29
Bukavu, July 5th, 2004. The Tshivanga Station was looted after the recent conflict, the so-called “third liberation”, which swept Bukavu and its surroundings from May 26th to June 9th. On June 2nd, Bukavu town fell under the control of dissidents from the national army. Following strong international political pressure, the dissidents retreated from Bukavu town and were replaced by loyalist forces.