Tunisia battles violence against women and children amid COVID-19

The Tunisian flag is waves by supporters ahead of the opening round Group H World Cup football match between Spain and Tunisia at Stuttgart's Gottlieb-Daimler Stadium, 19 June 2006. AFP PHOTO / VALERY HACHE / AFP / VALERY HACHE

Tunisia has set up a committee to combat violence against women and children in the face of a lockdown that has been imposed to stem the spread of the novel coronavirus in the North African country. Cases of domestic violence are said to be surging and this has attracted the attention of the authorities who have come up with ways to deal with the issue.Our correspondent from Tunis, Adnen Chaouachi reports.TAKE A LOOK.


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