Raia Mutomboki

Raia Mutomboki © DIANA ZEYNEB ALHINDAWI

Raia Mutomboki ranks include women and minors, allegedly enlisted voluntarily. Mari, now 18 years old, joined the Raia Mutomboki as a soldier when she was 16 years old. At the time she had already lost her entire family to the conflict. She soon married a fellow soldier whose family had suffered a similar fate. They now have a son together.