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US Military: Sexual Assaults on the Rise

Al Jazeera English reports, featuring POD Advocacy Committee Member Katie Weber:

I was only 18 years old … I joined the army when I was 17, and at the time of my rape, I was only in the military for six months …. when I reported it [she] responded to me … negatively and didn’t believe anything I was saying …

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