Samira Ibrahim – a 25-year old Egyptian – demonstrated against Egypt’s military council and was arrested on March 9th 2011. She was tortured, abused and underwent the so-called “virginity test”. Since then she fights against her one year probation, as well as against torture of Egypt’s women. On December 27th will be the final process, if it’s not postponed – again!
Last Saturday, December 17, again there were strong protests against Egypt’s military council in Cairo. Especially one amateurvideo made that day, with already more than two million clicks on Youtube, has been going around the world. A young woman in blue jeans lies defenceless on the ground, her upper body half (…)