The Children's Commissioner is launching a new two-year nationwide inquiry into child sex abuse in families.
The inquiry will particularly look at the issue of forced marriage, since this is thought to often lead to abuse.
Among the questions examined will be how widespread the problem is, how to support victims and how to prevent abuse.
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Cloud and outbreaks of rain will ease away eastwards during the morning, clearing the east coast around midday with sunny spells developing.
Police and emergency services are attending the scene.
Rebel-held east remains at risk while the pumping station supplying the western part of the city is once again in operation.