child sex abuse

Child Sex Abuse in Turkey Sparks Debate on Best Prevention

ISTANBUL — A man suspected of raping a sleeping 4-year-old girl during a wedding in southern Turkey narrowly escaped a neighborhood lynching attempt, sparking a public outcry and calls for the government to prevent and more severely punish child sexual abuse.

A Turkish girl, wearing a wedding dress and covered with fake bruises, shouts in front of other protesters holding placard reading '' end violence'' during a demonstration to protest against rape, killings and domestic violence against women, in Ankara on November 27, 2011. AFP PHOTO/ADEM ALTAN (Photo credit should read …