Rights groups urge Cyprus to drop false rape case against Briton

Woman, 19, to go on trial after revoking claim she was raped by 12 Israeli tourists Human rights and feminist groups are calling for Cypriot authorities to drop the case against a British teenager accused of falsely claiming she was raped by 12 Israeli tourists in a hotel room. The 19-year-old, who reported the alleged assault almost three months ago but was then arrested after revoking her criminal complaint, is due to go on trial on Tuesday on a charge of public mischief. She has pleaded not guilty to fabricating the accusation of rape, but could be...


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Rights groups urge Cyprus to drop false rape case against Briton


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