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TEHRAN, August 27 - Delivering Mass under stormy Dublin skies, Pope Francis gave an unplanned speech on abuse to hundreds of thousands of faithful in leafy Phoenix Park and asked for forgiveness.
News ID: 27996    Publish Date : 2018/08/27


TEHRAN, August 19 - The Archbishop of Washington, Cardinal Donald Wuerl, withdrew on Saturday from next week’s World Meeting of Families in Dublin, the second senior cleric to pull out of the Roman Catholic event amid clerical sexual abuse scandals in the United States.
News ID: 27603    Publish Date : 2018/08/19


TEHRAN, July 04 -A football coach in Britain has been found guilty of committing 36 counts of sexual abuse against young men and boys over a 25-year period.
News ID: 25439    Publish Date : 2018/07/04


TEHRAN, July 03 -An Australian archbishop has been sentenced to 12 months in detention for covering up sexual child abuse by another priest.
News ID: 25383    Publish Date : 2018/07/03


TEHRAN, April 12 - Pope Francis says he has made “grave mistakes” in handling a sexual abuse scandal in Chile, expressing his wish to invite the abuse victims he had discredited to Rome to beg their forgiveness.
News ID: 21607    Publish Date : 2018/04/12


TEHRAN, April 07 -Harvey Weinstein's former production company announced late Monday it had filed for bankruptcy, less than six months after the Hollywood mogul was beset by avalanching sexual assault allegations.
News ID: 21364    Publish Date : 2018/04/07


TEHRAN, March 8 -South Korea vowed on Thursday to strengthen laws against sexual assault and implement measures to reduce harassment as the #MeToo campaign sweeps the country and sparks calls for meaningful action to tackle sexual abuse .
News ID: 20274    Publish Date : 2018/03/08


TEHRAN, February 15 - International aid group Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders) said on Wednesday it had dealt with 24 cases of sexual harassment or abuse among its 40,000 staff last year, and dismissed 19 people as a result.
News ID: 19374    Publish Date : 2018/02/15


A senior Church of England bishop has revealed that the Anglican Communion led by Queen Elizabeth II is facing more than 3,300 sexual abuse allegations before an independent inquiry into child abuse next month, despite fivefold increase in spending on issues relating to such abuse since 2014.
News ID: 19161    Publish Date : 2018/02/11


TEHRAN, February 10 - The UN says refugees are suffering widespread sexual harassment in Greece, where mixed-gender asylum seekers are forced into overcrowded reception centers under dire conditions.
News ID: 19124    Publish Date : 2018/02/10


TEHRAN, February 5 - Former US Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar has been sentenced 40 to 125 years in prison for three counts of criminal sexual conduct in his third and final sentencing trial.
News ID: 18899    Publish Date : 2018/02/05


TEHRAN, January 26 - The US military has indirectly encouraged child sexual abuse by Afghan forces for years, similar to the US government’s support of terrorist groups throughout the world, a former US Senate candidate said.
News ID: 18395    Publish Date : 2018/01/26


TEHRAN, January 5 - An Alabama woman who accused former US Senate candidate Roy Moore of sexually abusing her when she was 14 years old has sued Moore and his campaign for what she said was defamation.
News ID: 17574    Publish Date : 2018/01/05


TEHRAN, November 1 - Britain-based charity organization Oxfam says it has dismissed nearly two dozen staff members over allegations of sexual abuse in the last year.
News ID: 15008    Publish Date : 2017/11/01


TEHRAN, April 1, YJC - Ten women have filed a federal lawsuit alleging that they were sexually assaulted by guards and an employee at a female prison in the US state of Hawaii.
News ID: 8586    Publish Date : 2017/04/01