The U.N. Received 138 Allegations of Sexual Misconduct in 2017

The U.N. has been in the spotlight for years over allegations of child rape and other sexual abuses by its peacekeepers.

(TIME) — The United Nations received 138 allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse in 2017, some involving multiple perpetrators and victims and over 40 percent arising from its peacekeeping missions, a U.N. report said Tuesday.