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Angelina Jolie, UK's Hague, vow action against sexual violence in war

Actress and special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Angelina Jolie, watches as British Foreign Secretary William Hague speaks at a global summit to end sexual violence in conflict, in London June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Winning

Actress and special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Angelina Jolie, watches as British Foreign Secretary William Hague speaks at a global summit to end sexual violence in conflict, in London June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew...more

Actress and special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Angelina Jolie, watches as British Foreign Secretary William Hague speaks at a global summit to end sexual violence in conflict, in London June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Winning
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Actress and special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Angelina Jolie, and British Foreign Secretary William Hague make their opening speeches at a global summit to end sexual violence in conflict, in London June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Carl Court/pool

Actress and special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Angelina Jolie, and British Foreign Secretary William Hague make their opening speeches at a global summit to end sexual violence in conflict, in London June 10, 2014....more

Actress and special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Angelina Jolie, and British Foreign Secretary William Hague make their opening speeches at a global summit to end sexual violence in conflict, in London June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Carl Court/pool
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Actress and special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Angelina Jolie, waves as she arrives at a global summit to end sexual violence in conflict, in London June 10, 2014.    REUTERS/Andrew Winning

Actress and special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Angelina Jolie, waves as she arrives at a global summit to end sexual violence in conflict, in London June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Winning

Actress and special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Angelina Jolie, waves as she arrives at a global summit to end sexual violence in conflict, in London June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Winning
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Actress and special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Angelina Jolie, speaks watched by British Foreign Secretary William Hague at a global summit to end sexual violence in conflict, in London June 10, 2014. The kidnapping of 200 Nigerian girls and several recent horrific murders of women is expected to raise pressure on the world community to take concrete action to punish those responsible for sexual violence at a global summit in London this week.  REUTERS/Andrew Winning   (BRITAIN - Tags: CRIME LAW POLITICS CONFLICT)

Actress and special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Angelina Jolie, speaks watched by British Foreign Secretary William Hague at a global summit to end sexual violence in conflict, in London June 10, 2014. The kidnapping of...more

Actress and special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Angelina Jolie, speaks watched by British Foreign Secretary William Hague at a global summit to end sexual violence in conflict, in London June 10, 2014. The kidnapping of 200 Nigerian girls and several recent horrific murders of women is expected to raise pressure on the world community to take concrete action to punish those responsible for sexual violence at a global summit in London this week. REUTERS/Andrew Winning (BRITAIN - Tags: CRIME LAW POLITICS CONFLICT)
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Actress and special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Angelina Jolie, and British Foreign Secretary William Hague stand in front of a screen showing Twitter feeds, at a global summit to end sexual violence in conflict, in London June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Winning

Actress and special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Angelina Jolie, and British Foreign Secretary William Hague stand in front of a screen showing Twitter feeds, at a global summit to end sexual violence in conflict, in London...more

Actress and special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Angelina Jolie, and British Foreign Secretary William Hague stand in front of a screen showing Twitter feeds, at a global summit to end sexual violence in conflict, in London June 10, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Winning
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