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NQABENI, SOUTH AFRICA - AUGUST 18: Bawinile Zulu, 11, (R) helps her mother wash the family's clothes in a river August 20, 2002 in Nqabeni, a rural area outside Port Shepstone, in Southern Natal Province, South Africa. Bawinilie was raped by a neighbor's son a couple of weeks earlier in the small village. As a traditional Zulu area, most things are solved through negotiation and compensation. The girl's father was compensated with two cows for the breaking of the girl's virginity. The 22-year old suspect is arrested and is awaiting trial. South Africa is struggling with one of the highest rates of rape against women and children in the world. (Photon by Per-Anders Pettersson)
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