Middle East

Moroccan video sparks debate on sexual harassment

This file photo taken on September 28, 2016 shows a Moroccan woman walking down a street in the old part of the port city of Tangiers. A 10-second video shared on social media in Morocco in late July 2017 has sparked a heated debate, as it showed a group of men hounding a panicking young woman in jeans and a tank-top as she was walking alone at night in a street in Tangiers. The video showed the men chasing and trying to surround her on a well-known avenue, and triggered contrasting reactions, a

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on August 12, 2017, on page 9.




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