Author: Office of U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.), the only woman on the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, led a bipartisan group of women Senators on April 7 in a resolution to recognize women’s roles in all aspects of the defense of Ukraine and the preservation of Ukraine’s freedom. The resolution recognizes that women are often the targets of deliberate violence during conflicts, which is evident through Russia’s deliberate attacks on maternity wards and use of rape as a weapon of war. It also calls on all countries around the world to provide aid to refugees and support women in Ukraine…

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