Ben Affleck, actor and founder of the Eastern Congo Initiative, right, talks with Johnnie Carson, Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of African Affairs, left, before testifying

 

              Ben Affleck, actor and founder of the Eastern Congo Initiative, right, talks with Johnnie Carson, Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of African Affairs, left, before testifying
Ben Affleck, actor and founder of the Eastern Congo Initiative, right, talks with Johnnie Carson, Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of African Affairs, left, before testifying before the House Armed Services Committee on the evolving security situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)