Xinhua News AgencyDecember 5, 2013 17:18
Zimbabwe minors increasingly fall victims to rape
HARARE, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- Averagely eight girls under the age of 18 are raped every day in Zimbabwe and most probably by people entrusted to look after them, police statistics showed.
In the first 10 months of this year, police across the country recorded 3,421 rape cases and 2,405 cases, or 72 percent, involved minors as victims, state media reported Thursday. Rape victims were mostly between seven to 12 years old.