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BBC witnesses sex attack suspect 'branded' in Cairo

Sexual violence in Egypt has reached epidemic proportions, according to human rights campaigners.

Hania Moheeb was attacked by a mob of molesters while protesting in Tahrir Square last January, at the anniversary of Egypt's revolution.

Another woman, Ms Abdel Aleem was assaulted on two separate occasions in Tahrir Square, the second attack was so brutal she had a miscarriage.

Orla Guerin reports from Cairo.

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