Dozens of men say Sri Lankan forces raped and tortured them
LONDON (AP) — One of the men tortured in Sri Lanka said he was held for 21 days in a small dank room where he was raped 12 times, burned with cigarettes, beaten with iron rods and hung...
UN Peacekeepers: How a Haiti child sex ring was whitewashed
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The key findings on AP's investigation into the U.N.'s sexual abuse and exploitation controversy:
1. No Sri Lankan peacekeeper has ever been jailed for sexual assault or sexual misconduct despite a child sex ring in Haiti involving at least 134 soldiers that was discovered in 2007.
AP investigation: 5 things to know about UN sex abuse
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Here are key findings on AP's investigation into in the U.N.'s peacekeeping crisis:
1. The AP reviewed 12 years of UN data on sexual misconduct and exploitation, and found an estimated 2,000 allegations against peacekeepers and personnel — signaling the crisis is much larger than previously known.
2. More than 300 of the allegations involved children, AP found, but only a fraction of the alleged perpetrators served jail time.