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Three handball players charged with rape in Malaysia

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Three young Malaysian handball players have been charged with raping an official at a national tournament, a government lawyer said Thursday, in a case that has shocked the country's sporting fraternity. 

A Malaysian police car on patrol in Kuala Lumpur, on June 29, 2008. Three young Malaysian handball players have been charged with raping an official at a national tournament, in a case that has shocked the country's sporting fraternity.

The alleged gang-rape of the female official has sparked widespread public anger, as officials demanded tough punishment for the perpetrators.

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