Someone tell Syria that today's the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
Published November 25th, 2013 - 20:03 GMT
The UN has released on this day a report that sheds light on the increased use of rape, torture and other forms of violence against women in Syria; fisherman in Lebanon ousted from their own piers; and humans and environmental rights in Jordan.
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women: Violence against women, bleeding wound in the Syrian conflict
On this day to remember the need to constantly campaign for women around the world and their rights, the strategies in Syria to use violence against women as a war tactic are all the more gruesome and painful.