CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 27, 2012
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(Cairo: Clarissa Ward) Sexual assaults on female protestors in Egypt by soldiers featured; details given about the story of Samira Ibrahim, who was dragged from Cairo’s Tahrir Square and forced to undergo a virginity test; video shown of the woman with the blue bra being beaten in the streets. [Activist Mona ELTAHAWY- says women are expected to be ashamed and quietly go home; states Ibrahim will become an icon for having the virginity tests declared illegal.]
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