British Teen Denies Faking Cyprus Gang Rape Accusation, Trial October 2
8/27/2019 5:40 AM EST
PARALIMNI, Cyprus (Reuters) – A British teenager who accused a group of Israeli youths of gang-raping her in Cyprus pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges of making up the accusation.
The 19-year-old was arrested after police said she withdrew an accusation that 12 Israeli teenagers raped her in a hotel room in the holiday resort of Ayia Napa in mid-July.
Lawyers - Reporters - Accusation - Duress
Her lawyers have told reporters she says she withdrew her accusation under duress.
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