“Rape” in the news

Example collocations

attempted rape
gang rape
marital rape
rape and murder
rape victims

Publications and example sentences

The New York Times
· June Willenz, Champion of Women in the Military, Dies at 95  
Causes that drew her attention ranged from rape victims in Africa to the mistreatment of pets in the United States.
The Guardian
· Barrow MP calls for calm after protests over rape claims case  
An MP has appealed for calm after protests in a Cumbrian town in support of a teenager accused of lying about being raped by a grooming gang.
The Guardian
· Annie Mac: ‘I'm happy in chaos and noise’  
This spring, Mac tweeted her support for the victims of Bristol grime artist Solo 45, who was charged with imprisoning and raping four women.
Al Jazeera
· Myanmar submits first report on Rohingya to UN's top court  
The crackdown forced more than 730,000 Rohingya to flee to neighboring Bangladesh and led to widespread accusations that security forces committed mass murder, gang rape, torture and arson.
Malay Mail
· Corfu serial rapist arrested after manhunt  
ATHENS, May 24 — Police on Corfu yesterday arrested a notorious serial rapist, with British tourists among his victims, who is accused of kidnapping and raping again after early release.
The Guardian
· Haaland, Ronaldo, Streltsov and the miracle of simplicity  
Then, 62 years ago on Monday, he was accused of raping a woman at a party on the last night of the national team’s pre-World Cup training camp at Tarasovka, just outside Moscow.
Al Jazeera
· Israel's PM Netanyahu, unbeaten in elections, goes on trial  
Both former prime minister Ehud Olmert and former president Moshe Katsav went to prison in the 2010s - Olmert on corruption charges and Katsav for rape.
The New York Times
· Why Does the U.S. Military Celebrate White Supremacy?  
One officer decreed that “any association between the colored soldiers and white women, whether voluntary or not, would be considered rape” — an offense that had long been subject to the death penalty under military law.
The New York Times
· U.N. Documents Abductions and Torture Of Iraqi Protesters  
Women who were abducted said they were beaten, groped and threatened with rape, the report said.