UNITED NATIONS. WOMEN, MOSTLY VICTIMS SPECIAL ENVOY

 

15 MAY 2012

WOMEN, MOSTLY VICTIMS

Going through a photo gallery of main world events over the last three months, brilliantly displayed by the electronic media "Daily Beat," one main theme seemed to run through them. Whether its protests against the financial crisis, gender discrimination, police brutality, or any grievance, the main victims seemed to be women:

Manish Swarop
New Delhi, India

Ammar Awad, Reuters / Landov
Al-Ram, West Bank

Uriel Sinai / Getty Images
Ashdod, Israel

Alkis Konstantinidis / EPA-Landov
Athens, Greece

Emilio Morenatti / AP Photo
Barcelona, Spain

Ahmed Jadallah, Reuters / Landov
Manama, Bahrain

Anja Niedringhaus / AP Photo
Davos, Switzerland

Louise Gouliamaki, AFP / Getty Images
Athens, Greece