In Egypt, Women Lead Fight Against Mob Sexual Assaults

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An Egyptian woman stands behind a poster reading 'Egypt's girls are a red line' in Cairo's Tahrir Square on December 23, 2011. (FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images) | Getty Images

Cairo — In the crowd, a group of men surround a woman. They close on her, with hands groping every inch of her body, stripping her of her clothes and raping her with their fingers. The unstoppable frenzy of invading hands intensifies as the mob grows in size.

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