Photos: International Women’s Day Activities in Sheikhan
March 8, 2017 at 11:13 pm
Shaikhan district. March 8, 2017. International women's day activities.
On the occasion of March 8th, International Women’s Day, the Kurdish Women’s Association emphasizes its struggle to realize women’s rights and put pressure on the international community in order to work to rescue the abducted Yazidi (Ezidi) women that are still in the hand of the Islamic State (ISIS).
The event took place on March 8th, 2017 in Sheikhan district (60 kilometers North of Mosul). The struggle for women rights was emphasized in the event. Women were given flowers as a way to appreciate their role in the society.