29 May '11, 12am

Straits Times: Hundreds of women report rapes by Gaddafi forces - #iranelection #iran #Libya

Straits Times: Hundreds of women report rapes by Gaddafi forces - #iranelection #iran #Libya

In this Saturday, March 26 file photo, Iman al-Obeidi is seen after bursting into a hotel to show her wounds and allege to foreign journalists that she was gang raped by Muammar Gaddafi's troops. Psychologist Dr Seham Sergewa has found through a survey 259 women claiming to have been raped by militiamen loyal to Muammar Gaddafi. -- PHOTO: AP BENGHAZI (Libya) - AT FIRST, the responses to the questionnaire about the trauma of the war in Libya were predictable, if tragic: 10,000 people suffering post-traumatic stress, 4,000 children with psychological problems. Then came the unexpected: 259 women said they had been raped by militiamen loyal to Muammar Gaddafi. Dr Seham Sergewa had been working with children traumatised by the fighting in Libya but soon found herself being approached by troubled mothers who felt they could trust her with their dark secret. The first victim cam...

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