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Read the latest news on child protection from around Europe. For news related to the recent refugee crisis in Europe please see our Thematic Page.

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03 Apr 2016
Telesur reports that as Greece prepares to implement the controversial EU-Turkey refugee deal, girls are falling prey to human traffickers on an unprecedented scale. The European Union and Turkey have treated Syrian refugees so terribly that they...
30 Oct 2014
‘Alaska Dispatch News’ reports on the situation refugee women and children are facing in Turkey. A growing phenomenon over the last year is a ‘class of Turkish customers’ who are taking advantage of the situation often...
16 Jul 2013
‘Hurryiet Daily News’ reports that the Peace and Democracy Party (BDP) has announced that the deputy mayor of the southeastern province of Siirt, A.Ç., has been discharged from the party after being caught with two minors in his private...
31 Aug 2012
‘Today’s Zaman’ reports that the decision by a Sakarya court to release 19 (the ages of whom range between 14 and 20) suspects who were in custody on charges of sexually assaulting a 14 year old has caused outrage among women...
11 Nov 2010
‘Hurriyet News’ reports that Turkey has promised to ratify the Convention on the Protection of Children against Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse by the end of November. It comes at a time when Turkey assumes chairmanship of the...

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