Malka Leifer, a former educator accused of sexually abusing female students, has been fighting extradition since 2014.
14 August 2020 GMT+3
I refused help, but people who reached out helped me see what I could not: I did not deserve a life of fists and fear.
13 August 2020 GMT+3
Official UK figures estimate about two million people, mainly women aged 16 to 74, suffer some form of domestic abuse.
23 July 2020 GMT+3
Luigi Ventura will face trial on sexual assault charges, following complaints by four men.
16 July 2020 GMT+3
In 20-page 'vademecum', Vatican urges bishops to report cases of sexual abuse of minors by priests to civil authorities.
13 July 2020 GMT+3
Abused and arrested in Lebanon, domestic worker arrives in Nigeria and urges others not to travel there.
6 July 2020 GMT+3
Maxwell faces up to 35 years in jail for allegedly grooming underage girls for Epstein to sexually abuse.
1 July 2020 GMT+3
Deal reached to settle two sexual misconduct lawsuits filed by multiple women against jailed former Hollywood mogul.
29 June 2020 GMT+3
Germany's North Rhine-Westphalia state probes 30,000 people who shared 'child and youth pornographic content' online.
24 June 2020 GMT+3
Ilyas al-Taheri died after security staff strapped him to a bed using practice denounced by rights groups as dangerous.
2 June 2020 GMT+3
Victims of sexual and physical violence at the hands of the Catholic church in Augsburg to receive one-off payments.
26 May 2020 GMT+3
Australia requested the accused's extradition in 2014 on 74 charges of child sex abuse but the case has dragged on.
19 May 2020 GMT+3
Coronavirus lockdowns are physically trapping survivors with abusers, while removing chances for economic empowerment.
17 May 2020 GMT+3
Coronavirus has forced many victims of violence to be locked in with their abusers, with nowhere to go to for respite.
4 May 2020 GMT+3
Domestic violence hotlines and shelters in the US struggle to safely cope with surge in cases amid COVID-19 lockdowns.
2 May 2020 GMT+3
The police are harassing, beating and even killing people while enforcing COVID-19 lockdowns across the world.
by Eda Seyhan
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