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Jerusalem homeless
Sexual abuse doubles, homelessness up 70% for youth amid coronavirus - report

Poverty, unemployment and food insecurity, paired with widespread anxiety and fear, have influenced the rise in violence and abuse. Elem participant: "People like us can die from staying at home."

06/10/2020
Gov't fails to uphold promise to supervise daycares after abuse incidents

Focus on government regulation of private daycares was renewed after a series of high profile incidents of child abuse in daycare centers around the country in recent years.

26/08/2020
Four daycare workers arrested, owner under house arrest for child abuse

She denied knowing about the abuse in her daycare and proceeded to call those in her employment "monsters."

31/07/2020
US coaches complain of athlete abuse at NBA's China camps

But he said the NBA is "re-evaluating" and "considering other opportunities" for the academy program, which operates out of sports facilities run by the Chinese government.

By REUTERS
30/07/2020
UN: North Korean women faced torture, rape, malnourishment in detention

North Korea did not immediately react to the report but it has previously called criticism over its human rights record a "plot to overthrow" its regime.

By REUTERS
28/07/2020
Baby crying [Illustrative]
Parents of 3-month-old infant arrested for child abuse in Ashkelon

Allegedly shook by his parents, the infant has been hospitalized with bruises and injuries all over his body.

By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV
24/07/2020
DEMONSTRATORS RUN from riot police shooting pepper-spray pellets during a protest in Hong Kong on Ju
China’s increasingly oppressive actions show dangerous global trend

THERE ARE widespread reports coming out of China of forced labor, torture, beatings, forced use of medications and involuntary sterilizations, among and other egregious human rights abuses.

Sexual, physical, verbal abuse of youth spiked during coronavirus crisis

"I won't wait for the coronavirus to kill me. I'll do it myself," said S., a 17-year-old girl, to a mobile Elem unit.

06/07/2020
Ministers support electronic tagging law to fight domestic abusers

The proposal was submitted by Likud MK Keren Barak and won unanimous support.

Maya Vishniyak, a 22-year-old murdered by her boyfriend, 21-year-old Amit Almog.
Maya Vishniyak's killer suspected of filming body, sending to friends

Police will request an additional 10 days to complete the investigation.

31/05/2020
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