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In Jakarta, victims of sexual abuse struggle to stay in school

  • Indah Setiawati

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, April 10 2013 | 09:17 am

As if recovering from rape or molestation was not enough, teenage survivors of sexual abuse in Jakarta are saying that they have to fight for the right to continue school.

Early in March, ESR, an eighth grade junior high school student in South Jakarta, was gang raped and held prisoner for several nights by around 10 men. ESR met one of her assailants on Facebook.

However, when ESR ...

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