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BUMBA, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO MARCH 27: Unidentified prostitutes negotiate with clients in a brothel on March 27, 2006 in Bumba, Congo, DRC. Men only frequent the bar, and they serve homemade cheap alcohol. The about ten prostitutes serve men in the evening from about 6-11 pm. Most of the men and young boys have a drink and goes for a quick sex act that cost about US$ 1 per time. The girls serve multiple clients during and evening and nobody uses condoms. Bumba is located along the Congo River, and it is a lifeline for millions of people, who depend on it for transport and trade. Many crewmembers from passing boats visit the brothel while in the port. Congo is planning to hold general elections by July 2006, the first democratic elections in forty years..(Photo by Per-Anders Pettersson/Getty Images)...
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