Egypt's top Orthodox cleric in Minya Province, Anba Makarios, issued a signed statement on behalf of the church detailing the violent account. The mob attacked the woman, the statement said, because it was rumored her son had an affair with a Muslim woman.
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But there was outrage amongst the women who marched through Tahrir square and downtown Cairo on Tuesday, with the protesters chanting that Egypt's head of the military, Field Marshall Tantawi, was a coward, and that the women of Egypt would not be humiliated. Protests by women, particularly in Islamic societies, seem to be an especially powerful symbol, and security forces have reacted harshly, often using sexual violence as a tactic of suppression. Fit for a champion!
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Khmer voacambodia. On Tuesday, Cairo entered a fifth day of clashes between protesters and security forces near the city's Tahrir Square. Major General Adel Emara said: 'There is a methodical and prepared plot to topple the state, but Egypt will not fall. Algerian football fans' celebrations turn to riots in France as a mother is run over and killed in front of