October 18, 2010
Congo's Shocking Sexual Violence
Jason Stearns, The Daily Beast
In eastern Congo, more than 15,000 women were raped last year. Assaults included a four-day mass rape of more than 300 women by rebel groups. Even by the horrific standards of this conflict-ridden country, the number is staggering.
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