Syrian women and girls allege use of sexual violence as weapon of war

from The Guardian
Published on 14 Jan 2013 View Original

Women interviewed for International Rescue Committee report tell of attacks involving kidnap, rape, torture and murder

Rape is a "significant and disturbing" feature of the Syrian civil war, with women and girls citing sexual violence as their main reason for fleeing the country, according to a report published on Monday.

Read the Full Report by Mark Tran