Female Fiji candidate subjected to online harassment over involvement in politics

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Female Fiji candidate subjected to online harassment over involvement in politics

A young Fijian woman who intends to stand in the Fiji elections says she has received threats, including threats of rape, on social media.

Roshika Deo is standing as an independent candidate in next year's promised elections.

Ms Deo who has been using the internet as a campaigning tool, has told Pacific Beat she's been the subject of vicious personal attacks.

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