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Get serious in stopping rape-murders

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The spine-chilling rape-murder of a 13-year-old girl who was travelling on Bangkok-bound overnight train has triggered a public outcry. 

The sad case of Nong Kaem has worsened the country’s shabby record regarding sexual violence. We must face the fact. Almost every week, we read in the news of at least one case that is serious enough to catch media attention. There must be quite a few others that go unreported.

It can happen to a girl, no matter how young she is.

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