Daily Bhaskar: In Kyiv nude protest is a way to women's rights

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Sept. 27, 2012, 8:35 a.m. | Ukraine abroad — by Daily Bhaskar

Femen activists protest against sex turism to Ukraine in Kyiv

NEW DELHI: World over women are fighting for their rights and equality. In some countries women are fighting for freedom while in some countries laws are being changed to prevent abuse of women. The girls of Kiev have come up with a novel idea to demand their rights. 

The group members are known all over the world for their topless and nude protest.

The infamous group of feminists, the Femen, have launched an international training camp in Paris for this purpose.

The training camp set up at a former theatre in the French capital's Goutte d'Or district teach young women to fight for their rights. 

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