Vietnam PM demands probe of child killing self after rape accusation ignored

TUOI TRE NEWS

Updated : 04/15/2017 11:47 GMT + 7

Vietnam’s Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered an urgent investigation to be launched into the death of a teenage girl, who killed herself after no probe was conducted into her accusation of multiple rapes by a neighbor.

The premier has tasked the Ministry of Public Security with working with police in the southernmost province of Ca Mau to bring justice to the girl, 13-year-old H.M.K, the Government Office said in a statement on Friday.

The decision came after several media reports questioning the way Ca Mau police handled the alleged rape of K. in late 2016, according to the document. Tiếp tục đọc “Vietnam PM demands probe of child killing self after rape accusation ignored”