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UN reveals disturbing data to mark International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women

Though the #metoo campaign has brought to light the stories of hundreds of women around the world who have been sexually assaulted, the figures...

Bakery worker accused of sexually harassing over 100 women

A Haifa man has been accused of sexually harassing over 100 women between 2013 and 2016. The man allegedly photographed women without their consent,...

Yair Lapid responds to sexual assault accusations against his father

After a journalist claimed the late Tommy Lapid sexually assaulted her while staying in London in 1963, his son MK Yair Lapid responded. “I...

Har Adar terrorist’s wife left him weeks ago because he beat her

In a Facebook post that one of his relatives uploaded after the terror attack, Har Adar terrorist Nimer Mahmoud Ahmad Jamal asked forgiveness from...

Israel: 18 women murdered by partner so far this year

Since the start of the year, 18 women were murdered by their partner in Israel, leaving behind other victims who are still paying the...

22-year-old American tourist raped by Ramallah resident in hotel

A 34-year-old Ramallah resident has been accused of raping a 22-year-old American tourist at the hotel where he worked. According to the indictment, the...

Philippine President Duterte says he would congratulate man who rapes Miss Universe

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has joked once again about the rape of a woman, saying that he would congratulate the man who “had the...

Israeli children learn self-defense at Jerusalem summer camp

At the El-HaLev summer camp, children learn how to defend themselves. The non-profit hopes to reduce the cases of violence against women and children. ...

Online campaign raises awareness for upsurge in murders of women by husbands

Many women have written Facebook and Twitter posts using the hashtag #WhenIGetMurdered, to protest the authorities' incompetence in dealing with the rising number of...

Suspected rape of 17-year-old: Two arrested

Two people are suspected of raping a young girl near the Central Bus Station in the city.