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Friday 1 December 2023 Dublin: 2°C

# hotline

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Victims asked to report intimate images shared without consent to digital hotline
New offences that criminalise non-consensual distribution of intimate images were created earlier this year.
79% of child sexual abuse images featured children under 12
There was an “unprecedented increase” in disguised websites solely dedicated to distribute child sexual abuse imagery.
North Korea reopens hotline with South Korea in diplomatic breakthrough
South Korea has offered to hold talks with the North on 9 January.
'Violation of sovereignty': Obama and Putin hold hour-long phonecall on Ukraine crisis
Obama said Russia had violated Ukraine’s “territorial integrity”. Meanwhile, Russia’s parliament has indicated it will back plans for a referendum in Crimea.
Beaumont's CJD hotline receives 1,260 fewer calls today
The hotline received just 40 calls today, but 1,300 yesterday.
ISPCC granted licence to run 116000 missing child hotline
The hotline number was reserved for over four years before ComReg received an application to operate it.
Ireland still has no missing children's hotline - because nobody's prepared to run it
The 116000 number has been reserved for a national hotline, like those in Europe – but nobody has applied to run it.
North Korea reopens hotline to South Korea
State breaks eight months of silence by allowing Red Cross to re-establish contact between the two states but tensions still high.