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South Africa / Child Rape / AIDS #706982

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 30, 2002
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(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) The sentence in South Africa for the rape of a nine-month old girl named "Tshepang"†† reported.

(Capetown: Martin Seemungal) The problem of child rape in South Africa due to the belief that AIDS can be cured via sex with a child featured; scenes shown from Capetown. [Pediatric surgeon Dr. Heinz RODE†- says it was a painful injury.] [Policeman Daniel SONO‡- says the rapist thought he could cure his HIV/AIDS.]

Seemungal, Martin;
Vargas, Elizabeth

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