UN reaches out to Congo rape survivors

UN human rights panel has started talks with survivors of sexual violence in the Congo.

    A high level United Nations human rights panel has started talks with survivors of sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

    Al Jazeera's Catherine Soi has their story, and explains how many more women are still suffering from similar attacks.

    SOURCE: Aljazeera


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