Canada army: Report reveals widespread sexual abuse

Canada army: Report reveals widespread sexual abuse
 

The head of Canada's military has said he is "extremely disappointed" after a national survey revealed nearly 1,000 soldiers had complained of sexual harassment over the past year.
On average, three soldiers were allegedly assaulted or harassed sexually each day, often by a superior.
Female soldiers (15% of the military) were four times more likely than males to report being sexually assaulted.
Army head Gen Jonathan Vance said the findings were "regrettably sobering".
Canadian Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan described the findings as "completely unacceptable".... read more

 
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Source: BBC
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