Monthly Archives: October 2013

Captain’s Log-26 October 2013-Not Getting Shot in an Airplane

Today there was a report of M23 shooting at UN helicopters and a possible plan for FARDC to use their helicopter gunships against Cobra’s FRPI militia just south of us.  I wrote an email to our pilots warning them to … Continue reading

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Captain’s Log- October 5, 2013-RATical RAT, OutRATious RAT, IrRATional RAT

The other night I heard a commotion in the back with buckets tipping over and dogs rushing around.  Then a tense, high, broken call from Deogratias, our night guard, told me there was something not right.  As I rounded the … Continue reading

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