Female veterans often deal with sexism and sexualized violence during their service. A lack of resources and support prolong their fight for justice and peace.
Prosecutors have charged ex-US serviceman Kenneth Shinzato with raping and killing a 20-year-old woman on Okinawa Island. The attack is the latest in a long history of sexual violence perpetuated by military personnel against the local population.
Brigadier General Jeffrey Sinclair, believed to be the highest-ranking official ever to be brought up on charges of sexual assault, was sentenced today. He had pleaded guilty to lesser charges of mistreating his mistress when the prosecution's case...