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Quick hits: World women’s news

Posted on July 6, 2011 | in World | by

The with­drawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan may mean women’s rights fall fur­ther out of reach.

The United Nations reports that only 11% of sex­u­ally assaulted women world­wide report their rape.

The Human Rights Watch urges the Lebanese par­lia­ment to crim­i­nal­ize vio­lence against women.

A whole bun­cha awe­some stuff from the UN Women report 2011.

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