Reports of sexual violence on the upswing, 43,000 complaints filed in 2015

Complaints of sexual violence increased by 17% over the last five years, according to a report by the Association of Rape Crisis Centers in Israel.

The association was set to present its report to the Knesset Committee on the Status of Women and Gender Equality on Monday, ahead of this year’s observance of International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on November 25.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Reports-of-sexual-violence-on-the-upswing-43000-complaints-filed-in-2015-473205

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