Violence against women ‘still a problem in Europe’

Violence against women ‘still a problem in Europe’

Female genital mutilation and violence against women remain widespread issues in Europe that the EU must address quickly, according to Amnesty International and the European Women's Lobby.

The two organisations have called on the EU to lay out its plans and finalise its commitment to ending female genital mutilation and domestic violence.

Their request comes just days before the International Day of Zero Tolerance of female genital mutilation on 6 February, an official UN day to r...

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