Palestine: Authorities must address violence against women and girls
Source:Human Rights Watch
Human Rights Watch reports that a significant number of women and girls are victims of violence perpetrated by family members & intimate partners. While there is increasing recognition of the problem, little action has been taken to address these abuses.
Submitted on Thu, 11/16/2006 - 00:00
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