January 11, 2007

Rape Victims' Voices Unheard

Although up to 500,000 women in Rwanda alone were estimated to have been raped, U.N. tribunals prosecuting genocide there and in the former Yugoslavia have had only 34 successful convictions for rape as a weapon of war.

Source:

“International justice failing rape victims”
Institute for War & Peace Reporting, January 5, 2007

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