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Yahoo: A growing problem: U.N. peacekeepers accused of rape

Yahoo: A growing problem: U.N. peacekeepers accused of rape

October 12, 2017: Yahoo News' Michael Walsh reports on the latest allegation of sexual exploitation and abuse by a UN peacekeeper in the Central African Republic. Code Blue's Paula Donovan comments on the enormous extent of the problem, "present in UN missions around the world." (UN Photo / Marie Frechon)

AP: UN: Teenage girl alleges sex abuse by peacekeeper in CAR

AP: UN: Teenage girl alleges sex abuse by peacekeeper in CAR

October 11, 2017: A new allegation of sexual abuse by a UN peacekeeper, against a teenage girl in the Central African Republic, surfaced after Amnesty International publicly reported the allegation. AP references the Code Blue Campaign's report on leaked UN fact-finding inquiries into sexual exploitation and abuse allegations in the Central African Republic. (UN Photo / Sylvain Liechti)

Media highlights: Three new allegations of sexual abuse in CAR

Media highlights: Three new allegations of sexual abuse in CAR

On August 19, 2015, the United Nations announced three new allegations of peacekeeper sexual abuse in the Central African Republic. Read the media highlights from the announcement, and watch the briefing with UN Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General for MINUSCA, Diane Corner.