Turkey formally withdraws from treaty to prevent violence against women

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    #Turkey officially withdrew on Thursday from an international treaty to prevent #violence against #women, enacting a decision that drew condemnation from many Turks and Western allies when President Tayyip #Erdogan announced it in March.

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