Hind Wajih Othman training in a gym
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Egypt's first female bodyguard breaks barriers

In Egypt, where women face widespread discrimination and sexual harassment, one woman has challenged gender stereotypes and entered a profession usually perceived as male-dominated.

Hind Wajih Othman is the country's first officially certified female bodyguard. She is trained to protect public figures and ambassadors, and also teaches women how to defend themselves.

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