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  1. UN Peacekeepers: Congo leads world in sex abuse allegations

    Chippewa.com - World 09.22 / 00:50 chippewa.com
    BUNIA, Congo (AP) -- She had been orphaned by a brutal conflict, but the 14-year-old Congolese girl found refuge in a camp protected by United Nations…
  2. UN Peacekeepers: Congo leads world in sex abuse allegations

    Lethbridgeherald.com - World 09.22 / 00:37 lethbridgeherald.com
    BUNIA, Congo – She had been orphaned by a brutal conflict, but the 14-year-old Congolese girl found refuge in a camp protected by United Nations peacekeepers. The camp should have been safe the day she was raped. A delegation from the U.N. was paying a visit, and her grandmother had left her in charge of The post UN Peacekeepers: Congo leads world in sex abuse allegations appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  3. UN Peacekeepers: Congo leads world in sex abuse allegations

    Media.wben.com - Buffalo 09.22 / 00:32 media.wben.com
    BUNIA, Congo (AP) -- She had been orphaned by a brutal conflict, but the 14-year-old Congolese girl found refuge in a camp protected by United Nations…
  4. Film Review: ‘This is Congo’

    Variety.com -Lifestyle 09.21 / 22:49 variety.com
    "This is Congo" is a riskily broad, blunt title for a documentary about a territory still feverish with present-day conflict and an unhappily storied…
  5. UN Peacekeepers: Congo leads world in sex abuse allegations

    Thegardenisland.com - Garden Island 09.21 / 20:20 thegardenisland.com
    BUNIA, Congo (AP) — The girl was only 11 when the first peacekeeper raped her, luring her with bread and a banana as she was leaving school in her village in northeastern C…
  6. UN Peacekeepers: Congo leads world in sex abuse allegations

    SFgate.com-World 09.21 / 19:51 sfgate.com
    BUNIA, Congo (AP) — The girl was only 11 when the first peacekeeper raped her, luring her with bread and a banana as she was leaving school in her village in northeastern Congo. "It was the first man who ever touched me," said Bora, who asked that only her first name be used because she is a rape victim. The rape left her pregnant, and she gave birth to a son. She was 13 when the second peacekeeper raped her. She once again got pregnant, and became a mother twice over while she was still a …
  7. MedShare’s Most Recent Containers Bound for the Congo

    Globalatlanta.com - Atlanta 09.21 / 18:09 globalatlanta.com
    MedShare’s global impact was clearly visible once again on Sept. 13 when more than 30 volunteers gathered at its headquarters on Clifton Springs Road to send off shipments of medical supplies to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Continue reading at Global A…
  8. UN mission in Congo forces reckoning over sex abuse scandal

    UN mission in Congo forces reckoning over sex abuse…
  9. UN mission in Congo forces reckoning over sex abuse scandal

    Billingsgazette.com - World 09.21 / 10:11 billingsgazette.com
    BUNIA, Congo (AP) — The Congolese orphan girl haunts the U.N.'s top human rights official, even though more than a decade has passed since he heard her s…