Colombia: evidence that members of military involved in sexual violence against minors in conflict zones

House Representative member Angela Robledo, denounced on Tuesday in political control debate, members of the armed forces were involved in cases of sexual violence in the context of armed conflict. “We have evidence that some members of the security forces, abuse of children and adolescents in conflict zones. Sexual exploitation by these officials and adolescents are not isolated incidents, are widespread crimes that should have both a responsibility and punishment of those involved as top leaders. In rural war zones, where there are military bases, no sexual exploitation of minors, “said the parliamentarian. Read Article

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