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HRW: Sudan’s Security Forces Sexually Abuse Female Rights Defenders

Human Rights Watch has released a report describing how Sudanese security forces have subjected female activists, human rights defenders and journalists to sexual abuse, intimidation, and other forms of ill-treatment.  The rights group says it does not believe any security officer has ever been held to account for these actions. In a new report entitled “Good Girls Don’t Protest,” Human Rights Watch has documented cases in which it says Sudanese authorities abused, harassed and...

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