The UK’s 2019 Domestic Abuse Bill will be the first time a statutory definition of domestic abuse includes other forms of aggression, apart from physical violence. Photo: Shutterstock The UK’s 2019 Domestic Abuse Bill will be the first time a statutory definition of domestic abuse includes other forms of aggression, apart from physical violence. Photo: Shutterstock
The UK’s 2019 Domestic Abuse Bill will be the first time a statutory definition of domestic abuse includes other forms of aggression, apart from physical violence. Photo: Shutterstock

UK gets tough on domestic abuse as ‘helpless’ Chinese women suffer in silence

  • ‘In Chinese culture, domestic violence is family business, nothing to do with the community or the authorities’, says caseworker

Topic |   Chinese overseas
The UK’s 2019 Domestic Abuse Bill will be the first time a statutory definition of domestic abuse includes other forms of aggression, apart from physical violence. Photo: Shutterstock The UK’s 2019 Domestic Abuse Bill will be the first time a statutory definition of domestic abuse includes other forms of aggression, apart from physical violence. Photo: Shutterstock
The UK’s 2019 Domestic Abuse Bill will be the first time a statutory definition of domestic abuse includes other forms of aggression, apart from physical violence. Photo: Shutterstock
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