erkan

In a rarely allowed rally last night, Women in Istanbul marched for the international day for the elimination of violence against women….

In Uncategorized on November 26, 2016 at 18:07

http://ift.tt/2gswseN

cyivd2pwiaamasv
PHOTO: Women in Istanbul march for the international day for the elimination of violence against women.
At least 1,134 women have been murdered in Turkey in the past five years, according to a website that keep tracks of femicides. The “kadincinayetleri.org” website counts the femicides that have been covered by the media between 2010 and 2015.

 

Turkey: Thousands protest against proposed child sex law

Protests are held in Istanbul at a bill to clear of statutory rape men who marry their victims.

Turkey: Motion ‘protecting child marriage’ draws debate

Critics accuse proposal of “encouraging child rape” but officials say it will protect those too young to marry legally.

Vía Erkan’s Field Diary http://ift.tt/2fz0HMq

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: