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Report submitted to Ottawa highlights police abuse against Indigenous women


Highway of Tears homicides spark Human Rights Watch probe

B.C. has highest rate of unsolved murders of indigenous women in Canada

CBC News, Nov 23, 2012

An international human rights watchdog is now investigating the high number of unsolved cases of missing and murdered women in B.C.

Human Rights Watch researchers typically probe abuse, torture and extra-judicial killings in places like Syria and Afghanistan. Now the organization has set its sights on northern B.C. Read the rest of this entry