Pakistan sex-abuse victim recalls ordeal

One teenage male victim in Punjab's Kasur district alleges assault by police after publicly protesting against abuses.

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    Police in eastern Pakistan said they have arrested seven men accused of sexually abusing hundreds of children and selling videos of the alleged crimes. The case is centred on a small village in the Kasur district of Punjab province.

    Al Jazeera's Nicole Johnston reports from Kasur on the ordeal of a teenage male victim who says he was beaten by police officers after publicly protesting against the abuses.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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