The following paper studies the use of rape as a tool of war, including the short and long-term effects it has on the
individual, as well as the societal and political future of a country.The paper will looks at the following key questions:
The paper concludes with recommendations for more in depth analysis and studies on primary and secondary
victims, as well as the rapist. These recommendations lead into how to work towards a sustainable end to the use of
rape as a weapon of war.