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Decriminalises sex between consenting adolescents as young as 12!

Changes made to the Criminal Law (Sexual Offences and Related Matters) Amendment Bill in South Africa makes it legal for children aged 12 to 15 to engage in sexual activities without being prosecuted. Resources Aimed at the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (Rapcan) executive director Christina Nomdo said the organisation welcomed the bill being signed into law but said people

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SA soldiers worst sex offenders on UN missions

A recently released United Nations Office of Internal Oversight Services report on sexual offences committed by the military on peacekeeping missions has revealed that South African soldiers are the worst offenders. The report focused on offences in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Sudan, South Sudan, Liberia and Haiti. South Africa has more than 2 000 troops stationed in the

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