Women are killed worldwide by the means of domestic violence. They will be killed by intimate partners, or, in some countries, by their spouse and his family because their dowry wasn't good enough. In America, there has been a steady increase in the past two decades of domestic violence and murders against women.
More deaths occur due to sexual and physical abuse to girls and women from 15 to 44 then wars, traffic accidents, and illnesses combined. It varies from sexual harrassment at work and school, to rape by husbands, strangers, and as war tactics, to domestic violence at home.
One-third of women are killed by intimate partners each year in America
A woman will die every six hours by intimate partners in South Africa.
25,000 to 100,000 die each year due to dowry disputes in India
Why should women live in the fear of this risk?
While yeah, not all women are angels, they still don't deserve such a fate.
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