Hundreds Raped On Congo-Angola Border

11/07/2010 11:11 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • New York Times

More than 600 women and girls were recently raped along the Congo-Angola border during a mass expulsion of illegal immigrants, according to the United Nations.

Many of the victims said they were locked in dungeon-like conditions for several weeks while they were raped repeatedly by security forces. At least one woman died from her internal injuries, United Nations officials said.

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