UN peacekeepers from Ghana recalled over sex with S. Sudan women

Internally displaced women walk to a food distribution in the early morning at the Protection of Civilian site (PoC) in Bentiu, South Sudan, on February 13, 2018. UNMISS soldiers from Ghana are accused of sexually abusing South Sudanese women. PHOTO | STEFANIE GLINSKI | AFP

What you need to know:

  • The UN peacekeeping mission in South Sudan has a "zero tolerance, no excuses, and no second changes approach to sexual exploitation and abuse," he said.

  • Ghana is cooperating with the United Nations to carry out a full investigation of the complaint received on February 8, the spokesman added.

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