Two of three women in Kosovo become victims of domestic violence. They can’t rely on the police or courts for protection or even the European Court of Human Rights: Kosovo has yet to be internationally recognized.
Thousands have signed a petition to Morocco's king in support of a rape survivor. Despite a new law to tackle violence against women, rights groups say few survivors "will be able to get protection from their abusers."
A man is to be tried in the German town of Heilbronn charged with raping a schoolboy and filming the crime. Police are under fire for allegedly not notifying his employer of earlier child-porn offenses for over a year.
Beijing has ordered carpool services offered by ride-hailing firms to be temporarily suspended until tighter safety measures are implemented. The move follows cases of rape and murder at market leader Didi Chuxing.
Clashes in the Somali region of Ethiopia led to the burning of churches, looting and rape. Police and PM Abiy Ahmed stepped in, calling the chaos shameful, and arresting a former regional president.
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