A woman with make-up made to look like a bruise walks with families of victims of domestic violence during a march against domestic violence, marking International Women's Day in Beirut
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Lebanese march against domestic violence

Thousands of protestors marched through the streets of Beirut on International Women's Day.

They were demanding that politicians approve Lebanon's first law against domestic violence.

Lebanese women have freedoms denied to many in the Arab world, but campaigners say one woman a month is killed by domestic violence in the country of 4 million.

  • 08 Mar 2014
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