Conflict & Justice

Attacks on Women Protesters in Egypt

At least two people were killed Monday in fresh clashes between Egypt's military and protesters demanding an end to military rule.

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More than a dozen people have died in four days of violence now and more than hundreds have been injured.

One shocking image from the clashes this weekend stands out. It shows a woman wearing an Islamic robe being dragged, semi-clothed and unconscious, by soldiers.

Video footage shows her being beaten too.

Anchor Marco Werman talks to New York-based journalist Mona Eltahawy who was recently attacked while covering the unrest in Egypt.