March 20, 2023

This Caribbean nation has seen 32 cases of child rape so far this year

From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Sept. 19, 2018:Police in a single Caribbean nation are reporting that there have been 32 cases of rape of children over the past nine months of this year alone. Wesler Appolon, a spokesperson for the National Police of Haiti, described the issue as a real plague on […]

U.N. official says Myanmar leader ‘Avoided’ discussion of Rohingya rape during meeting

From WN Myanmar state counselor Aung San Suu Kyi avoided discussing reportsof Rohingya women and girls being raped by her country’s troops and police when she met a senior United Nations official, according to an internal memo seen by The Guardian. Pramila Patten, the special envoy on sexual violence in conflict, traveled to the country […]