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UN to Probe Handling of Child Sex Abuse Allegations in CAR

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has announced an independent panel to investigate the U.N.'s handling of reports of child sex abuse by French soldiers in Central African Republic. A statement from Ban's office Wednesday said the secretary wants to ensure the U.N. does not fail the victims of sex abuse, especially when the abuse was committed by those who were meant to protect them. Ban earlier said he is deeply disturbed by what allegedly happened in C.A.R. and the...

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