A Filipino woman activist with a duct tape on her mouth takes part in protest targeting violence against women in Manila in 2015. Photo: EPA

In nine countries, rapists go free if they marry their victims: how bad laws fuel sexual violence ‘epidemic’

UN data suggests a third of women worldwide have suffered sexual or physical violence, and one in 10 girls have been raped or sexually assaulted

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A Filipino woman activist with a duct tape on her mouth takes part in protest targeting violence against women in Manila in 2015. Photo: EPA
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