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The national - sixty-eight percent or more than 23 million women in papua new guinea have experienced violence, health minister michael malabag said one third, or 113 million, were subjected to rape and 17% of sexual abuse involved girls between the ages 13 and 14. Women in png are raped, beaten and murdered by partners, fathers and brothers ume wainetti, national co-ordinator of the png family and sexual violence action committee, has had enough family. Kundiawa - domestic violence is again in the headlines of papua new guinea's media following the death of journalist rosalyn evara last month at the time of her unexpected death, rosalyn was business editor of the post courier newspaper her death was alleged to be a result of domestic violence.
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