Pentagon Officials Grilled on Military Rapes The Pentagon says more than 100 U.S. servicewomen in the Persian Gulf and Afghanistan say they were sexually assaulted or raped by fellow troops. At a hearing on Capitol Hill Wednesday, senators grilled top Pentagon officials on their handling of the sexual assault claims. Hear NPR's Bob Edwards and New York Times reporter Eric Schmitt.
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Pentagon Officials Grilled on Military Rapes

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The Pentagon says more than 100 U.S. servicewomen in the Persian Gulf and Afghanistan say they were sexually assaulted or raped by fellow troops. At a hearing on Capitol Hill Wednesday, senators grilled top Pentagon officials on their handling of the sexual assault claims. Hear NPR's Bob Edwards and New York Times reporter Eric Schmitt.