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Hi Thank you for this forum. I have a VERY young friend, a citizen of the UK, travelling in Istanbul as a model and she's also there on a promotional tour. She's only 19. Her companion/bodyguard also happens to be her boyfriend... I know not a good idea. I didn't know the boyfriend was tagging along. Anyways, the other night he beat her. She's in Istanbul and has no friends living there... her agent is not in country. She's in fear for her life. I told her to get out, go to a shop, call the British Consulate-General for help. Was that the correct thing to do? My husband traveled t
A friend sent me this interesting link: More on the American psychologist who has created a collaborative effort with professionals in Turkey to combat domestic violence and sexual abuses. Very interesting and hopeful. http://culture.blogs.com/programs_in_turkey/2009/06/pomegranate-connection-program-overview.html