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Rape Crisis calls for statement from Foreign Secretary

18 Nov 2016

Rape Crisis England & Wales is extremely concerned by media reports that a British woman has been arrested in Dubai after reporting being raped to the police there.   

It must be internationally acknowledged that consensual sex and rape are two entirely separate acts.  

We call upon the Foreign Office and Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, to intervene in this case immediately to ensure this woman can return home and receive specialist support as soon as possible.

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