Amnesty International USA welcomed Congressional renewal of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), an extension that will provide approximately $3.9 billion over the next five years to help combat domestic violence in this country. Read more. »
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Immediate Action Needed! - Paraguay: Raped 10-Year-Old Pregnant Girl Still at Risk (UA 100/15)
Paraguay continues to deny the right to health, life and physical and psychological integrity of a girl raped by her stepfather who is nearly five months pregnant.