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HRW: Systematic rape of Rohingya by Myanmar’s army

Human Rights Watch has released a report accusing Myanmar’s army of further abuses against civilians. It says there has been systemic rape and sexual violence against Rohingya women and girls in Rakhine state.

Human Rights Watch has released a report accusing Myanmar’s army of further abuses against civilians. It says there has been systemic rape and sexual violence against Rohingya women and girls in Rakhine state.

The report accuses Myanmar’s security forces of raping them as part of a campaign of ethnic cleansing over the last three months.

Al Jazeera’s Scott Heidler reports from the capital Naypyidaw.