Violence against women during the Liberian civil conflict.

@article{Swiss1998ViolenceAW,
  title={Violence against women during the Liberian civil conflict.},
  author={Steven R Swiss and Philip J. Jennings and G V Aryee and G. H. Brown and R M Jappah-Samukai and Musa S Kamara and R D Schaack and R S Turay-Kanneh},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1998},
  volume={279 8},
  pages={625-9}
}
CONTEXT Civilians were often the casualties of fighting during the recent Liberian civil conflict. Liberian health care workers played a crucial role in documenting violence against women by soldiers and fighters during the war. OBJECTIVE To document women's experiences of violence, including rape and sexual coercion, from a soldier or fighter during 5 years of the Liberian civil war from 1989 through 1994. DESIGN Interview and survey. SETTING High schools, markets, displaced persons… CONTINUE READING
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