Malawi rape allegations against police officers

Human rights lawyers say police are not doing enough to investigate a series of allegations of rape and sexual abuse against their officers.


    Human rights lawyers in Malawi say police are taking too long to investigate officers accused of rape and sexual abuse.

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    Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports.


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