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30 March 2011

SA children most at risk of rape

South African children aged 12 - 17 are more likely to be raped than people of any other age, and the incidence of rape is among the world's highest, a minister said.

South African children aged 12 to 17 are more likely to be raped than people of any other age, in a country where the incidence of rape is among the world's highest, a minister said.

More than 34 000 victims visited the centres during the three years reviewed, she said.

Most rape cases in SA not reported

 
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