Islamic militant groups engaging in sexual violence

World Today

A trend is grabbing the attention of the United Nations. Islamic militant groups, particularly Boko Haram and ISIL, are increasingly engaging in sexual violence. At the UN Security Council, nearly 70 nations pushed for stronger action to stop it, not just as a by-product of conflict, but also as a tactic of terror. CCTV America’s UN Correspondent Liling Tan reported from New York.

Islamic militant groups engaging in sexual violence

Islamic militant groups engaging in sexual violence

A trend is grabbing the attention of the United Nations. Islamic militant groups, particularly Boko Haram and ISIL, are increasingly engaging in sexual violence. At the UN Security Council, nearly 70 nations pushed for stronger action to stop it, not just as a by-product of conflict, but also as a tactic of terror. CCTV America's UN Correspondent Liling Tan reported from New York.