“Today is a victory for all women,” Khadija Siddiqi said after her attacker was jailed.
Knox was convicted of making false statements during the investigation into the murder of her British roommate. A court ruled these had been made in an atmosphere of “intense psychological pressure.”
Two Saudi Sisters Found Dead And Tied Together Near The Hudson River Killed Themselves, Medical Examiner Says
Tala Farea, 16, and Rotana Farea, 23, had reportedly said that they would harm themselves rather than return to Saudi Arabia.
And it could be two weeks until everything is restored.
The New York Times Published A Graphic Photo Of Victims In The Nairobi Hotel Attack And Kenyans Are Furious
“Some of the images in this article are GRUESOME!”
Teenager Rahaf al-Qunun saved herself from being deported back to Saudi Arabia by tweeting, but there are worries her case could inspire more girls and women to take this incredibly risky step.
The 18-year-old, declared a legitimate refugee by the UN, is said to have been receiving some “very nasty, very real death threats.”
Despite the practice of Chhaupadi being illegal, every year women die as a result of it in Nepal.
One GoFundMe account in Rahaf al-Qunun’s name has already raised thousands of dollars.
Australia is now considering whether to grant asylum to 18-year-old Rahaf al-Qunun.
Police say the attack is being treated as politically motivated.
Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun had barricaded herself inside an airport hotel room in Bangkok, saying she fears for her life after fleeing her abusive family in Kuwait.
“They were just young, creative people, trying to make stuff,” writer Kirk Rudell wrote of activist Loujain al-Hathloul and her comic husband Fahad Albutairi.
Organizers said 5 million women joined the protest, stretching across the state of Kerala in India.
Britain's home secretary declared a "major incident" after there was a small increase in the number of boats illegally crossing the English Channel.
Hassan al-Kontar wrote tweets that caught the world’s attention and spurred an international campaign to rescue him. But although he might now be free from the airport, he still feels trapped.
Laura Luelmo’s murder is the latest incident to put gender violence in Spain under the spotlight.
Imelda Cortez was cleared of attempted murder, having been charged under El Salvador’s brutal anti-abortion laws.
So. Much. Happened. This. Year.
The suspect has been identified as Chérif Chekatt, a 29-year-old with a string of prior convictions who was on a terrorism watchlist. He remains at large.