25 Nov '11, 9am

Journalist Mona Eltahawy Assaulted, Beaten In Cairo | Care2 Causes

Journalist Mona Eltahawy Assaulted, Beaten In Cairo | Care2 Causes

Reports are surfacing of brutalities against journalists and sexual violence against women during the ongoing clashes in Tahrir Square in Cairo. Via Twitter, US-based Egyptian journalist Mona Eltahawy described the sexual and physical assault on her at the interior ministry after she was arrested on Wednesday. She was released Thursday morning with both arms broken . Egypt’s interim military government, the Supreme Council of Armed Forces (SCAF), has announced that parliamentary elections will still occur next Monday, November 28 , though activists and some political parties have called for postponing them. Since Saturday, protesters have clashed with riot police and security forces in Tahrir Square, the epicenter of the Egyptian uprising, and also in other Egyptian cities including the port city of Alexandria. The SCAF apologized for the deaths of some 38 demonstrators bu...

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