In this Tuesday Jan. 19, 2016 file photo, displaced people walk next to a razor wire fence at the United Nations base in the capital Juba, South Sudan. (AP Photo/Jason Patinkin, File)
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South Sudan is experiencing ethnic cleansing in several parts of the country and risks becoming a Rwanda-like catastrophe, a team of U.N. human rights investigators said Friday.A U.N. survey found that 70 percent of the women in Juba, South Sudan's capital, had experienced sexual assault since the country's civil war began in December 2013, the team said.The warning comes after the special investigators finished a 10-day visit to South Sudan earlier this week. The claims of ethnic cleansing come as the U.N. Security Council debates placing an arms embargo and targeted sanctions on South Sudan.
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