European convention to fight violence against women comes into force

August 1, 2014 8:06 AM

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PARIS – The Council of Europe is taking new steps to combat violence against women under a newly ratified convention that comes into force Friday.

Thirteen European states are committing themselves to better fight violence against women following the signature of the so-called "Istanbul Convention."

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