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Pentagon Initiates New Anti-Assault Measures

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Pentagon Initiates New Anti-Assault Measures

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Pentagon Initiates New Anti-Assault Measures

Pentagon Initiates New Anti-Assault Measures

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The Pentagon has issued directives aimed at reducing sexual violence in the military and improving management of sex-assault cases. But the confidentiality portion of the new policy has been delayed. Hear NPR's Michele Norris, Dr. David Chu, undersecretary of defense, and Debby Tucker, director of the National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence.