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List of incidents of violence against women

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This is a list of incidents of violence against women. The cases are sorted by country and year.

Contents

Afghanistan

  • Bibi Aisha
  • Malalai Kakar (2008)
  • Sahar Gul (2011)
  • Sushmita Banerjee (2013)
  • Murder of Farkhunda
  • Australia

  • Murder of Anita Cobby (1986)
  • Ashfield gang rapes (2001-2002)
  • Canada

  • Highway of Tears murders (1969-2011)
  • Anna Mae Aquash (1975)
  • École Polytechnique massacre (1989)
  • Tammy Homolka (1990)
  • Leslie Mahaffy (1991)
  • Kristen French (1992)
  • Maple Batalia (2011)
  • Colombia

  • Lissette Ochoa domestic violence case (2006)
  • Ethiopia

  • Death of Hanna Lalango (2014)
  • Greece

  • 2012 Paros beating and rape
  • India

  • Aruna Shanbaug case (1973)
  • 1990 Bantala rape case
  • Anjana Mishra rape case (1999)
  • Imrana rape case (2005)
  • Ayesha Miran rape case (2007)
  • 2012 Delhi gang rape
  • 2013 Kamduni gang rape and murder case
  • Suzette Jordan (2013)
  • 2014 Birbhum gang rape case
  • 2015 Kandhamal gang rape case
  • Mexico

  • Susana Chávez (2011)
  • Nigeria

  • Chibok schoolgirls kidnapping (2014)
  • Pakistan

  • Fareeda Kokikhel Afridi (2012)
  • Qandeel Baloch (2016)
  • Malala Yousafzai (2012)
  • Philippines

  • Sarah Balabagan (1994)
  • Spain

    In the last decade about 700 women have been killed in Spain by their partners or ex-partners in cases of violence against women. Since 1999, the number of killed women is over 1,000.

    Sweden

  • Catharina Ulrika Hjort af Ornäs (1837)
  • Turkey

  • Pippa Bacca (2008)
  • Murder of Özgecan Aslan (2015)
  • United Arab Emirates

  • Alicia Gali (2008)
  • Death of Esther Mwikamba (2012)
  • United Kingdom

  • Murder of Colette Aram (1983)
  • Babes in the Wood murders (Wild Park) (1986)
  • Murder of Linda Cook (1986)
  • Murder of Kelly Anne Bates (1996)
  • Ipswich serial murders (2006)
  • Bradford murders (2009-2010)
  • References

    List of incidents of violence against women Wikipedia


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