Activists of the human rights movements and feminists held the evening of December 23 at the building of the national Museum in Beirut mourning ceremony in memory of the four women killed last week. They demanded for tougher laws for violence against women and the adoption of effective measures for their protection.
«We hear only when blood is shed. But the violence has continuously and systematically», — said the organizer of the manifestation Lin Hashim. According to her, the purpose of justice is not to punish the offender and prevent crime.
Many participants of the rally were holding pictures of their loved ones killed by the men. The building of the Museum carrying flowers.
Recall that a few days ago in Beirut, was raped and murdered an employee of the British Embassy Rebecca dykes. On suspicion in these crimes arrested the taxi driver. In Northern Lebanon killed three women. Under suspicion from their husbands.