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Massages, bed-sharing were common at children's home, survivors say

This article contains sexually explicit language.Kampala, Uganda -- When Patricia was picked up by police at the age of 11, she felt relieved.Sold by an uncle to her teacher, she was raped and abandoned in Kalangala, a district of islands on Lake Victoria, in Uganda.Patricia thought her luck had changed when police officers from a local station told her there was a man nearby who helped survivors of sexual abuse like her."A big, fat, old muzungu [foreigner or white person] came for me. They said he is taking care of girls in your situation," Patricia, who is identified using a pseudonym, told CNN."They said Bery is a good person and he will take you. I was a bit afraid, but I said OK since there are other girls there too."Bernhard "Bery" Gl ...
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