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Syria Sexual Violence

Farah Mohamed

Syria's Women Demand A Voice In The Debate

HuffingtonPost.com | Farah Mohamed | Posted 09.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Imagine the gruesomeness of it. Dead bodies cut into from the side. Organs removed, harvested, leaving the remains of something -- someo...

Women in Syria Need More Than Guided Missiles

Anu Kumar | Posted 11.13.2013 | Impact
Anu Kumar

I have no idea what the right answer is militarily, but I do know that all women refugees are going to need basic reproductive health care, and women who are raped are going to need appropriate treatment, including abortion. So what are we doing for them?

Jolie: Sex Abuse Survivors 'Forgotten Victims' Of Wars

AP | CASSANDRA VINOGRAD | Posted 06.11.2013 | Impact

LONDON — Angelina Jolie brought her celebrity wattage to London on Thursday to back an urgent cause: fighting sexual violence in military confli...

'I Am Walking Headlong Into My Own Darkest Night'

Sarah Wayne Callies | Posted 01.29.2013 | Impact
Sarah Wayne Callies

I don't know the pain of a refugee -- I tried to express it on The Walking Dead, but it was all make-believe. I do know what sexual violence feels like, I know the seeds of fear that root in the marrow of one's bones, I know the horror of powerlessness.

Report: Syrian Troops Use Sexual Violence As Torture Weapons

Reuters | Posted 08.15.2012 | World

BEIRUT, June 15 (Reuters) - Government forces have used rape and other sexual violence against men, women and children during the Syrian uprising, H...