UN documents gang-rapes in Burundi

The United Nations has reported cases of sexual violence against women by security forces in Burundi after searching the houses of opposition supporters.

In a statement on Friday, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein said 13 cases of sexual harassment of women have been documented with a pattern of security forces allegedly entering the victims’ houses, separating the women and raping or gang-raping them.

Sorgente: PressTV-UN documents gang-rapes in Burundi


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