Sexual assault cases climbed considerably in the armed forces in 2019.
In response, the United States Defense Department issued a new directive that's meant to combat the serious issue of ual harassment and assault. The department plans to codify ual assault as another military offense with stronger penalties.
Of ual assault and harassment have risen throughout the army with a recent study finding that documented cases rose from 4,800 in 2016 to over 6,050 in 2018. Because high quantities of ual assault across all segments of society bankrupt, officials believe the actual number could be more than 20,000 instances for 2018. This represents an alarming rise of 38 percent over the past two years.Right to a Safe Workplace
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