Torture in S Korean military sparks reforms

Army recruits have been subjected to physical and sexual abuse by their colleagues, leading to deaths.

    Military commanders in South Korea are promising changes after a series of scandals involving the deaths of young conscripts.

    They include a 22-year-old soldier who had suffered weeks of constant abuse.

    Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett reports from Seoul.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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