Last week I wrote about the disappointing silence from the Islamic and feminist organisations about the brutal sexual violence inflicted on Israeli women in the terrorist attacks of 7 October. The silence from UN Women is even more scandalous. It diminishes the office and stains the United Nations overall. I’ve just looked at the top stories on UN Women’s home page on 25 November, the ‘International Day for the Prevention of Violence against Women’ as designated by the UN General Assembly.
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