cycle of violence


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cycle of violence

A repeating pattern of physical abuse which occurs in abusive relationships, victims of which may be treated in the ER for injuries sustained during the abuse. See Domestic violence.
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Together we must break the cycle of violence, and one way to do that, other than lay down arms, is through justice and the rule of law.
Many South Sudanese have long urged that those responsible for the crimes that have been committed in South Sudan during the current, tragic conflict must be held accountable in order to break the cycle of violence and revenge and build a stable, lasting peace," Harf said.
The Malaysian Foreign Ministry issued a statement in which it affirmed that this crime of despicable barbarity manifests ISIS's cycle of violence and contempt against humanity.
This year's UN theme, Empowering Adolescent Girls: Ending the Cycle of Violence, focuses on ending the cycle of violence against girls, and moving beyond awareness-raising initiatives to tangible investments.
They agreed to work for preventing the situation from sliding into a vicious cycle of violence which could lead only to loss of more lives.
Our problem with selective sympathy for young victims "When our sympathy only reaches out to the children of one nation alone, we have condemned all of them to this atrocious cycle of violence.
Ganima Al Bahri, Care and Rehabilitation Director at the foundation said culture and the cycle of violence are among the reason educated women as well as non-educated women submit to domestic violence.
The actions of this so called White Army are of course met with retaliatory response from armed Dinka groups, perpetuating the cycle of violence.
Rifi added that the current period presented favorable conditions to get out of this dark tunnel and end the cycle of violence, death and destruction.
Summary: The cycle of violence that Lebanon is experiencing comes as no surprise to anyone, and should be fully expected because of the lack of functioning state institutions to take responsibility for the situation on the ground.
BANGUI, Central African Republic -- The American ambassador to the United Nations delivered a stern message on Thursday to the leaders of the strife-torn Central African Republic to stop the cycle of violence.
Abbas said, "Israeli policies and practices do not give the opportunity to achieve a two-state solution, but rather undermine it, and could bring the cycle of violence and conflict back to the region.