Violence against women

The Committee of Social Protection has launched a drive to create awareness among health workers about domestic violence and child abuse.
AHRC a été informée depuis une lointaine zone de la province du Baloutchistan que cinq femmes y ont été enterrée vivante.
The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) has received information from a remote area of Balochistan province, that five women were buried alive.
« Certains auteurs de violence étaient enfants pendant la guerre ; à l’époque, ils ont été exposés aux viols et aux violences sexuelles et depuis, ils continuent de le faire ».
The marriage between a 60-year-old man and a 10-year-old girl he 'won' in a bet has been postponed after protests from human rights groups.
Two Afghan women have been reported murdered by Taliban militants in the country's central Ghazni province.
The Global Campaign to Stop Killing and Stoning Women! (SKSW Campaign) welcome the news that the sentence of four Iranians to die by stoning has recently been commuted by the Iranian judiciary. However, the SKSW Campaign could not celebrate quite yet...
Iran has suspended the punishment of death by stoning; Activists remain concerned
Georgia authorities are holding a man of Pakistani descent in the strangulation death of his 25-year-old daughter.
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