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Israel and US join forces in fight against domestic violence

Israel and US join forces in fight against domestic violence

Israel’s Ambassador to UN and US Ambassador to UN to co-host joint event on global fight against domestic violence. Gal Gadot will speak.Nitsan Keidar, 12/03/2021 03:57
Netanyahu to women: Don't suffer in silence

Netanyahu to women: Don't suffer in silence

PM and his wife visit shelter for female victims of domestic violence, vow action against the phenomenon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/11/2020 20:27
Women conquer Mars, men crouch outside Venus

Women conquer Mars, men crouch outside Venus

Despite the data, systemic treatment in cases of violence between spouses refers to women automatically as victims of violence. OpinionMordechai Sones, 17/09/2020 13:32
Suspicion: Woman may have stabbed male partner during spat

Suspicion: Woman may have stabbed male partner during spat

Man in his 30s evacuated to hospital in serious and unstable condition after female partner stabs him during squabble.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2020 14:20
Woman who killed abusive husband is freed after 18 years of jail

Woman who killed abusive husband is freed after 18 years of jail

Dalal Da'ud, an Israeli woman in her 40s, suffered horrific abuse at the hands of her husband. The parole board approved her early release.Sara Rubenstein, 20/06/2019 18:57
NY Muslim leader: Wife-beating 'only in very rare circumstances'

NY Muslim leader: Wife-beating 'only in very rare circumstances'

'Target her dignity': New York sheikh discusses wife-beating in Islam: Permissible 'only under very rare circumstances'.Mordechai Sones, 17/01/2019 13:01
'Violence against women is terrorism'

'Violence against women is terrorism'

'Abusive men need a punch in the face', says Prime Minister Netanyahu at first meeting of committee to combat violence against women.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/12/2018 14:09
Shaked 'hindering electronic cuffing law'

Shaked 'hindering electronic cuffing law'

MK Lavie says Justice Minister 'decided to delay electronic cuffing law again,' which Lavie says is aimed only at 'violent men'. Commentary.Gil Ronen, 28/11/2018 11:00
PA blames Israel for domestic violence

PA blames Israel for domestic violence

PA claims Israel's “violation of human rights” and “siege” of Gaza are responsible for recent rise in domestic violence.Dalit Halevi, 24/04/2017 01:05
Women's violence: Truth revealed after 50 years

Women's violence: Truth revealed after 50 years

'Study determines women most at risk of being harmed by men are those who themselves engage in physical violence against men.'Mordechai Sones, 22/03/2017 10:09
Responsible journalists don't discriminate between men and women

Responsible journalists don't discriminate between men and women

Journalists adopt double standards when it comes to reporting child murders perpetrated by the mother or by the father.Gil Ronen, 11/01/2017 20:56
10-year-old stab victim recovering

10-year-old stab victim recovering

Girl who was stabbed multiple times by her father still in the ICU.Eliran Aharon, 29/08/2016 16:13
10-year-old girl stabbed in Jerusalem

10-year-old girl stabbed in Jerusalem

A 10-year-old girl was rushed to Shaarei Tzedek Hospital with moderate injuries from stabbing. Suspected stabber is her mother's partner.Orly Harari, 28/08/2016 18:37
86% of Turkish women suffer domestic abuse

86% of Turkish women suffer domestic abuse

Turkish Family Ministry finds shockingly widespread physical and psychological violence, as Turkey follows trend of wider Muslim world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/04/2016 08:13
Mystery: Who 'murdered' nine more women?

Mystery: Who 'murdered' nine more women?

Police say eight women were murdered by their partners in 2015. Why did MK Galon double the number and how is this connected to terrorism?Gil Ronen, 05/01/2016 13:08
Turkish Man Charged with Electrocuting Wife

Turkish Man Charged with Electrocuting Wife

29-year-old Turkish man charged with electrocuting his wife while speaking on the phone to police who failed to avert the crime.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/06/2014 01:48
Lebanon Makes Domestic Violence a Criminal Offense

Lebanon Makes Domestic Violence a Criminal Offense

Lebanon passes a law making domestic violence a criminal offense, days after man sentenced to death over killing his wife.Elad Benari, 02/04/2014 05:16
Lebanese Revolution? Death Sentence To Wife Beater

Lebanese Revolution? Death Sentence To Wife Beater

Man accused of brutally beating wife to death with pressure cooker given unprecedented sentence, raises hopes of reform.Ari Yashar, 28/03/2014 14:27
Expert: Women Abuse as Often as Men

Expert: Women Abuse as Often as Men

Professor Murray Straus tells Arutz Sheva: People refuse to believe it, but women abuse men just as much as men abuse women.Yoni Kempinski, 30/04/2013 00:12
Report: Do More to Prevent Domestic Violence

Report: Do More to Prevent Domestic Violence

The State Comptroller on Tuesday slammed the Welfare Ministry and municipalities fail to act to prevent violence in families.David Lev, 26/12/2012 03:42
Fathers Cry at Domestic Violence Conference

Fathers Cry at Domestic Violence Conference

Dramatic scenes in Ariel U., at the first-ever conference to show the multifaceted nature of domestic violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/11/2011 19:08
The Battered Wife Next Door

The Battered Wife Next Door

Bat Melech, the country's only shelter for abused women in the Orthodox community, gets some 1,600 pleas for help each year, says its director.David Lev, 11/01/2011 11:08
More Abuse of Women Under Hamas

More Abuse of Women Under Hamas

A new study has found that Gaza women have suffered increased violence since Hamas seized control of the region in 2007.Hana Levi Julian, 03/01/2010 12:56