Thursday, May 29, 2008

U.N. Peacekeepers

Several newspapers reported this week that the British charity Save the Children UK said that it had discovered evidence of sexual abuse of children by U.N. peacekeepers and international aid workers from 23 organizations.  The findings are reportedly based on field research in Sudan, the Ivory Coast, and Haiti, and show that efforts to rein in abuse need to be intensified. 

(mew)

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