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UN expert urges Pakistan, Afghanistan to ensure justice for recent killing of women

July 18, 2012


Rashida Manjoo, Special Rapporteur on violence against women. UN Photo/Jean-Marc Ferré 18 July 2012 – An independent United Nations human rights expert has spoken out against the recent killing of women in Pakistan and Afghanistan, and called on the two countries’ Governments to bring the perpetrators to justice.“The failure of States to guarantee women’s right […]