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Sex assaults soar as minister blames victims

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Mon, October 15 2012 | 10:55 am

PREMIUM The National Commission on Child Protection (Komnas PA) says that at least 129 teenagers have been sexually assaulted this year to date, already surpassing the 121 cases recorded in the whole of 2011.

The chairman of Komnas PA, Arist Merdeka Sirait, described the situation as dire, calling on parents to be more vigilant and for the National Police crack down on online sex predators.