Iran News ...


12/22/11

The 10,000 Women March In Cairo

Source: The Real News Network (TRNN)

Outraged Egyptian Women Say "We Have No Fear"

Jihan Hafiz reports on a historic march of 10,000 women mobilized in central Cairo against military rule.

 

Around 10,000 women marched through central Cairo demanding Egypt's ruling military step down Tuesday in an unprecedented show of outrage over soldiers who dragged women by the hair and stomped on them, and stripped one half-naked in the street during a fierce crackdown on activists the past week.

The dramatic protest, which grew as the women marched from Tahrir Square through downtown, was fueled by the widely circulated images of abuses of women. Many of the marchers touted the photo of the young woman whose clothes were partially pulled off by troops, baring her down to her blue bra, as she struggled on the ground. (read the full story by AP)

Related Report: Battle Rages in Cairo as "Thugs" and Army Attack Protesters

... Payvand News - 03/25/16 ... --



comments powered by Disqus


Other Insteresting Articles:
Home | ArchiveContact | About |  Web Sites | Bookstore | Persian Calendar | twitter | facebook | RSS Feed


© Copyright 2011 NetNative (All Rights Reserved)