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Fox: Peacekeeper battalion in Central African Republic challenges UN 'war' on sexual abuse

Fox: Peacekeeper battalion in Central African Republic challenges UN 'war' on sexual abuse

June 9, 2017: Fox's George Russell reports on the UN's confidential "operational readinesss assessment" and memo concerning a notorious Congolese peacekeeping battalion in the Central African Republic, released in the Code Blue Campaign's open letter to the Secretary-General. Code Blue's Paula Donovan asks, “What will it take for the U.N. to institute real reforms?” (UN Photo/Albert González Farran)

AFP: UN commander in C. Africa wants Congo peacekeepers to leave

AFP: UN commander in C. Africa wants Congo peacekeepers to leave

June 6, 2017: The UN force commander in the Central African Republic is calling for hundreds of peacekeepers from Congo Republic to be sent home for sexual abuse, fuel trafficking and poor discipline, according to a confidential memo released Tuesday by the Code Blue Campaign. (UN Photo / Manuel Elias)