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Greece Condemns Turkey’s Withdrawal from European Treaty Protecting Women

ATHENS — Turkey's withdrawal from the Istanbul Convention on preventing and combating violence against women was described as a "setback" and "a major disappointment" by the Greek foreign ministry, in a tweet posted late on Sunday.

"Turkey's announced withdrawal from @Coe #IstanbulConvention is a setback for #humanrights & a major disappointment. Greece believes that we should step up the fight to combat #ViolenceAgainstWomen. In this context, safeguarding the Istanbul Convention is extremely important"

 

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