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Reuters: Top U.S. general warns of sexual assault ‘crisis,’ meets Obama

Patricia Zengerle reports for Reuters:

Two cases in as many weeks in which members of the armed forces tasked with preventing sexual assaults have themselves been charged with sex crimes, were the last straw for lawmakers. News of a third similar case broke shortly after the White House meeting when an Army officer who managed the sexual assault prevention office at Fort Campbell military base in Kentucky, was removed from his job.

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