About: sexual assault

Global Europe 01-08-2017

EU lauds new Tunisian law on gender-based violence

The European Union has praised a new and “ambitious” law against gender-based violence in Tunisia, which is a “crucial step towards absolute respect for human rights and equal opportunities”. EURACTIV Spain reports.

Austrian police investigate Afghans over New Year’s Eve sexual assaults

Austrian police are investigating six Afghan refugees over sexual attacks on 18 women during New Year's Eve celebrations in the western province of Tyrol, a police officer involved with the case said yesterday (9 January).
Elections 24-08-2011

Strauss-Kahn sexual assault charges dropped

A New York judge dropped all criminal sexual assault charges against former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn yesterday (23 August), leaving him free to return to France and attempt to rebuild his shattered career.

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