August 28, 2014
| Karen Leigh
| The New York Times
Domestic Violence On the Rise Among Syrian Refugees
Last summer, Lauren Wolfe, the director of Women Under Siege, a project at the Women’s Media Center, visited the Zaatari ref-ugee camp on the Jordan-Syria border. There, she met a young woman with a baby who said her husband, out of work and angry, had started beating her every day.