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Village Gates: Post-War Symbols of Safety

It has now been over one year with no fighting or rebel attacks in the village.  During the war years, when women and children fled the village during an attack, while menfolk remained to protect their property, we oftentimes took … Continue reading

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Village Gates: Post-War Symbols of Safety

It has now been over one year with no fighting or rebel attacks in the village.  During the war years, when women and children fled the village during an attack, while menfolk remained to protect their property, we oftentimes took … Continue reading

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Posted in Africa-Central, After the War, Living here, Longhouse, Military position, Mud brick houses, Peaceful times, War Games | Leave a comment