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Male rape victim in DR Congo speaks out

The Democratic Republic of Congo is in the grip of a humanitarian crisis brought on by five years of brutal war. Sexual violence has been used as a weapon by all sides and no-one is immune.

In a country where homosexuality is taboo, Newsnight hears rare testimony from a man who was raped by soldiers while he was walking to his farm.

Watch the film in full on Newsnight on Thursday 25 November 2010 at 10.30pm on BBC Two, the afterwards on the BBC iPlayer and Newsnight website.

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