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MEPs back plan to end violence against women

25.02.14 @ 18:31

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Euro-deputies in Strasbourg on Tuesday backed calls for the EU to come up with a plan to end violence against women throughout the bloc. Between 20-25% of women in the EU are said to have suffered physical violence at least once in their lives. Around 3,000 die every year.

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