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NewsIn baby steps, Saudi women rise up
Lebanese feminists hold a sit-in on the occasion of the International Women's Day in Beirut on March 8, 2009.
Turkish Kurd women hold placards reading 'Long live 8 March,' and chant slogans on International Women's Day on March 8, 2009 in Istanbul where more than 5000 women gathered to mark International Women's Day. The day serves as a reminder of the fields in which women must still battle for fundamental rights, and where they remain victims of violence and enduring inequalities.