News and updates about Rape

Pres. Herzog: 'Scars of female wardens who were raped will never disappear'

Israel's Pres. Herzog calls for in-depth investigation of prison rape allegations, urges that 'everyone responsible' be held accountable.

'Scars of female wardens who were raped will never disappear'

Mid-air rape? UK police arrest 40-year-old at airport

London police board flight, arrest 40-year-old British man suspected of in-flight rape.

Mid-air rape? UK police arrest 40-year-old at airport

Cyprus supreme court overturns conviction of UK woman who accused Israelis of gang rape

Cypriot supreme court accepts appeal of British woman who was convicted of falsely accusing 12 Israelis of gang rape.

UK woman who accused Israelis of gang rape exonerated

Haredi Lawmaker: All rapists deserve to be shot

United Torah Judaism MK Yitzhak Pindrus tells Knesset hearing on sexual abuse that in Jewish theocracy, 'all rapists would be shot'.

Haredi Lawmaker: All rapists deserve to be shot

Eritrean infiltrators rape special-needs woman in Tel Aviv

22-year-old woman raped in Tel Aviv by two illegal immigrants from Eritrea. 'The silence of feminist groups is deafening.'

Eritrean infiltrators rape special-needs woman in Tel Aviv

Convicted of rape, recalcitrant husband finally grants wife divorce

After being convicted of rape and sentenced to 15 years in prison, recalcitrant husband had refused to grant wife a divorce.

Convicted rapist husband finally grants wife divorce - from jail

Elite Tel Aviv high schools rocked by rape, cover-up accusations

High school principal suspected of concealing student's history of sexual assault, leading to additional accusations of rape at new school.

Elite Tel Aviv high schools rocked by rape accusations

Snakes on a train – Philadelphia-style

City of Brotherly Love? – not quite. Op-ed.

Snakes on a train – Philadelphia-style

Tel Aviv: 3 Arabs arrested on suspicion of raping Israeli woman

2 PA illegals and eastern J'lem resident arrested on suspicion of raping young woman from central Israel.

Tel Aviv: 3 Arabs arrested on suspicion of raping Israeli woman

Alleged rape victim reprimanded for breaking quarantine

An Israeli woman allegedly raped in the Sinai kicked out of hospital upon her return for breaking quarantine rules.

Alleged rape victim reprimanded for breaking quarantineplayer

Father of 10-year-old rape victim: 'We give the Bedouin everything, and they laugh at us'

Father of Jewish girl raped in her bed by Bedouin Arabs says it would be better to try the rapists under Sharia Law than in Israel's courts.

Father of rape victim: 'We give the Bedouin everything'

Two refugees arrested for brutal rape in Vienna

Vienna police have arrested two individuals on suspicions of being involved in the rape and murder of a young girl.

Two refugees arrested for brutal rape in Vienna

2 Israeli Arabs arrested for gang rape of mentally disabled teen

16-year-old girl taken from her home in northern Israel and gang raped for hours by young men from neighboring towns.

2 Israeli Arabs arrested for gang rape of mentally disabled teen

Arab worker arrested for raping pregnant Jerusalem woman

Man from eastern Jerusalem hired to paint apartment, move furniture suspected of raping pregnant woman in her home.

Arab worker arrested for raping pregnant Jerusalem woman

Mother of rape victim: 'My daughter's life has been completely erased'

Youth suspected of raping 13-year-old is brought to court, mother of alleged victim begs judge to punish 'cruel criminal' youth.

Mother of rape victim: 'My daughter's life has been erased'

11 indicted for Eilat gang rape of 16-year-old girl

Disturbing new details emerge in Eilat gang rape case, as indictments filed against 11 men and teenage boys.

11 indicted for Eilat gang rape of 16-year-old girl

Are Israeli youth developing a rape culture?

Thoughts at the start of the school year after the alleged gang rape in Eilat. Where do parents and educators go from here? Opinion.

Are Israeli youth developing a rape culture?

Horrific alleged gang-rape calls for a moral accounting

The pain of the victim of this senseless act of violence is a pain which every one of us must feel. Opinion.

Horrific alleged gang-rape calls for a moral accounting

Main suspect in Eilat rape case says it never happened

Adult suspect admits to filming rape, while main suspect denies it happened.

Main suspect in Eilat rape case says it never happened

The gang rape at the Red Sea Hotel

While there is national consensus in Israel about the evils of sexual abuse, there's little agreement on root causes of the problem. Opinion

The gang rape at the Red Sea Hotel

Eilat hotel receives warning after minors filmed drinking in public

Eilat hotel where alleged rape case occurred receives warning after footage shows hotel staff complicit in allowing underage drinking.

Hotel warned after minors get drunk in public

Stop delegitimizing the rape victim

Judaism considers rape equivalent to murder as it slaughters the victim's soul. Op-ed.

Stop delegitimizing the rape victim

Thousands of Israelis strike in wake of alleged gang rape of 16-year-old

Workers across Israel hold brief mid-day strike, walking off the job to protest gang rape of 16-year-old in Eilat.

Thousands of Israelis strike in wake of gang rape of 16-year-old

'A horrific rape which lasted for hours'

Nine more suspects arrested as police say they have evidence proving 16-year-old girl's claims 30 men raped her in Eilat hotel room.

'A horrific rape which lasted for hours'

Jewish Agency joins strike protesting violence against women

Jewish Agency staff, emissaries and new immigrants join national strike and declare: "You are not alone".

Jewish Agency joins strike protesting violence against women

Outrage in Israel over alleged gang-rape of teenager

Protests held in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem following reports 16-year-old allegedly gang raped by dozens of men in Eilat.

Outrage in Israel over alleged gang-rape of teenager

30 men accused of gang-raping Israeli teen in Eilat

16-year-old girl claims she was gang-raped by dozens of men in hotel room in Eilat. Two suspects arrested thus far.

30 men accused of gang-raping Israeli teen in Eilat

UK teen who falsely accused Israelis of rape at Cyprus resort town appeals conviction

British woman convicted of falsely accusing Israelis of gang-rape in Cyprus looks to have conviction overturned.

UK teen who falsely accused Israelis of rape appeals conviction

Cyprus: British woman who falsely accused Israeli youths of rape gets suspended sentence

UK woman who falsely accused Israelis of gang-rape in Cyprus will be allowed to return to home, won't serve jail time.

UK woman who accused Israelis of rape gets suspended sentence

Cyprus court to sentence British woman on Tuesday for falsely accusing Israelis of rape

British woman found guilty of falsely accusing 12 Israeli teens of gang-rape to be sentenced Tuesday in Cyprus court.

Cyprus court to sentence British woman over false rape claims

British woman in Cyprus rape claim case appeals to PM

'All I want to do is clear my name,' says British woman who lied about being attacked by 12 young Israelis.

British woman in Cyprus rape claim case appeals to PM

Cyprus pushes back after UK slams conviction of teen who falsely accused Israelis

After Cyprus court convicts British woman who falsely accused Israeli teens of gang-rape, UK voices 'serious concern' about trial.

Cyprus defends courts after UK slams conviction of British woman

Cyprus court finds British woman guilty of falsely accusing Israelis of gang rape

UK woman who accused Israeli teens of gang-rape found guilty of making false complaint to police, faces up to year in prison.

British woman found guilty of falsely accusing Israelis of rape

2 Israeli Arabs arrested after missing teen found raped, drugged

Missing Jewish teen with mental disability found in vacation house with two residents of Tayibe, accuses them of drugging and raping her.

2 Israeli Arabs arrested after missing teen found raped, drugged

3 suspects questioned in connection to rape of 7-year-old girl

Police detain 3 suspects for questioning in connection with rape of 7-year-old girl in haredi city near Modi'in.

3 suspects questioned in connection to rape of 7-year-old girl

Trial begins for British woman who accused Israelis of gang rape

British teen accused of making false rape complaint against 12 Israelis heads to court as trial begins Wednesday.

Trial begins for British woman who accused Israelis of gang rape

Israelis suspected in Crete rape released

Two Israelis suspected of raping tourist in Crete released from detention; they emerge from court wrapped in tallit.

Israelis suspected in Crete rape released

Family of UK 'false rape' teen launches GoFundMe for legal aid

After British teen's lawyer quits, her family requests money for her legal expenses on GoFundMe. 'We just want to bring her home.'

Family of UK 'false rape' teen launches GoFundMe for legal aid

'I didn't know they had drugged my hooka'

Israeli teen recalls being drugged by Egyptians during vacation in Sinai, attempts to rape her and force her to marry 56-year-old Egyptian.

'I didn't know they had drugged my hooka'

Two Arabs arrested in connection with 7-year-old rape

Two Qibiya residents arrested on suspicion of involvement in seven-year-old's rape case. Nature of evidence against them as yet unclarified.

Two Arabs arrested in connection with 7-year-old rape