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South Sudan sexual violence "rampant," 2-year-old raped - U.N.

Oct 21, 2014    

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Rape and other forms of sexual violence by all sides in South Sudan's civil war have become so widespread that a two-year-old child was among the victims, the U.N. special representative on sexual violence in armed conflict said on Monday."In my 30 years of experience, I've never witnessed anything like what I saw in Bentiu," Zainab Hawa Bangura told reporters about a recent trip to the northern town, one of South Sudan's regions worst hit by the conflict."The IDPs (internally displaced persons) seeking refuge there face a combination of ... insecurity...

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