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Report: S. Sudanese Soldiers Raped Women Outside UN Camp

The United Nations says there will be “serious repercussions” if U.N. peacekeepers in South Sudan failed to protect women being raped outside a U.N. protection-of-civilians site, as reported Wednesday. Spokesman Farhan Haq, told reporters in New York, the United Nations is taking allegations that peacekeepers did not help civilians in need “very seriously,” and added that the commander of the U.N. mission in South Sudan is looking into the matter.   The Associated Press, citing...

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