Friday, March 04, 2016

UN peacekeepers protect civilians by raping them

"Nearly one-third of the 2015 allegations — 22 — are from the U.N. mission in the Central African Republic, which has made headlines over reports of some peacekeepers sent to protect civilians instead trading sex for money and sexually abusing minors." "Peacekeeping sexual abuse and exploitation has been one of the most persistent and embarrassing problems for the U.N. and its member nations." (thanks Amir)