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Egypt Sexual Violence

If This Isn't Enough Of A Wake-Up Call For Egypt, Then What Is?

Sophia Jones | Posted 08.10.2014 | World
Sophia Jones

ISTANBUL -- When I first watched the viral video from Sunday night's celebration for newly elected Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, it was ha...

Egypt Arrests 7 For Sexual Assault On 19-Year-Old In Tahrir

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 08.09.2014 | World

CAIRO (AP) — A string of sexual assaults on women during celebrations of Egypt's presidential inauguration — including a mass attack on a 19-year-...

Egypt Makes Big Move On Sexual Harassment

AP | Posted 06.06.2014 | World

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's outgoing president on Thursday decreed sexual harassment a crime punishable by up to five years in prison, a much-anticipated m...

Sophia Jones

Egypt's New Sexual Assault Law Faces Major Obstacle In Police Who Still Blame The Victims

HuffingtonPost.com | Sophia Jones | Posted 05.13.2014 | World

CAIRO -- In Egypt, sexual harassment and assault can be seen everywhere: in a crowded market, where a man rubs his hand against a veiled woman’s bre...

Egyptian Women Fight Back Against Sexual Assault

AP | BRIAN ROHAN | Posted 02.13.2013 | World

CAIRO -- Egyptian women are growing increasingly angry and militant as they deal with one of the unintended consequences of the Arab Spring: an epidem...