French man to go on trial for abusing boys including Sri Lankans

jailA French man is to go on trial in France for abusing young boys, including boys in Sri Lanka.

Thierry D, aged 53 has been accused of sexually abusing 66 young boys in Egypt, Tunisia and Sri Lanka.

The French media reported that the trial will commence on Monday.

The French man had made contact with the boys through the internet and abused the boys after visiting the countries claiming he was doing humanitarian work. (Colombo Gazette)