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Girls protest rights kyrgyzstan

Novastan.org : “Freedom, Equality, Sisterhood!” : Women’s Day Marked by Marches in Kyrgyzstan

The 8th of March is a very popular celebration in post-Soviet countries. Giving women gifts and flowers is a must, while the connection with women’s rights seems to have moved to the background in many places. In Kyrgyzstan, about 100 people in Bishkek and 30 in Osh peacefully demonstrated for women’s and human rights. Read ...