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Continued: Angelina Jolie makes debut before UN's most powerful body to urge an end to rape in war

  • Article by: EDITH M. LEDERER , Associated Press
  • Last update: June 24, 2013 - 5:45 PM

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon paid tribute to Jolie for being the voice of millions forced to flee their homes "and now for the many survivors of wartime rape whose bodies have been used as battlegrounds."

He called on all leaders to apprehend and prosecute perpetrators "and be part of a global coalition of champions determined to break this evil."

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