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Global campaign targets rape in conflict zones

Headline Title:  Global campaign targets rape in conflict zones 23 November 2012 Tens of thousands of civilians fled in fear this week as the armed group M23 marched into the eastern Congolese city of Goma – worsening an already dire human rights situation. Following the city’s fall to the M23 on Tuesday, many more civilians are fleeing and are left with no assistance in an area where they are at significant risk of being caught in crossfire as hostilities intensify. Amnesty International has documented numerous crimes under international law and other human rights violations committed…

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