November 19, 2019

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

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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

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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 […]