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Facebook group caught sharing nude photos of female service members

US Marines at a ceremony marking the start of Talisman Saber 2017
US Marines at a ceremony marking the start of Talisman Saber 2017. Photo: Jason Reed / AFP / Getty Images

Vice News reports that a Dropbox folder called "Hoes hoin" is circulating online, containing 267 explicit photos of female U.S. service members.

Why it matters: This is the second scandal of its kind. Last year, a Facebook group of more than 30,000 U.S. and British Marines, veterans, and civilians — Marines United — was caught sharing "thousands of nude photos" of female service members. In December, Congress made "non consensual sharing of nude photos a criminal offense in the military," Vice reports.