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Inquiry reveals 1,400 children abused in British town

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LONDON - An inquiry has revealed that some 1,400 minors were sexually abused in the British town of Rotherham over a 16-year period and blamed local authorities for failing to act. 

An inquiry has revealed that some 1,400 minors were sexually abused in the British town of Rotherham over a 16-year period and blamed local authorities for failing to act

Local council chief Roger Stone resigned immediately after the publication of the report, which detailed the gang rape, kidnapping and trafficking of girls as young as 11 in the town in north England.

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