Egyptian artist Salma Abu Dhaif revealed details of her exposure to two harassment situations during her childhood, while confirming that she was subjected to harassment more than once.
The Egyptian actress said, during a video clip that she published on her page on the Instagram photo and video site, that the first incident was at the hands of the doctor treating her, explaining that the doctor took advantage of her young age and was holding her in uncomfortable ways, and approaching her suspiciously, and when she informed her mother did not go Take her back to that doctor.
She explained that “the other situation that I was exposed to was on the part of the school bus driver, where she said” that the school bus driver was putting his hand on her leg in a way that is not pleasant, in addition to many actions like this. “
Abu Dhaif commented on the “American University in Egypt harasser” crisis, who is accused of harassment and rape of 50 girls, asking all girls to talk to their families and not be silent about harassment.
She advised the parents to listen to their daughters, and not to be reprimanded or prevented from talking about the situations that they are subjected to by the harassers, adding: “The role of the parents is to create a state of trust and safety with their children so that they talk and mikhavosh, because they are the first source of safety for them, and because they do not know what to do in situations Zee de alone. ”
And the Egyptian artist added: “Almost no one has a daughter who knows nothing about harassment in her life.” She added, “Most of the girls in Egypt are planted with fear and anger at them.”
And demanded the punishment of the American University harasser for his actions in order to be an example to others, saying: “It is necessary for all people to know that whoever does something wrong is punished and held accountable.”
On her Instagram page, Salma posted a number that girls can call if they are subjected to harassment, rape, or domestic violence, to inform the authorities to punish the perpetrator.
In the past hours, on social media, a person has raped and extorted nearly 50 girls at the American University, among several accusations by girls, some of whom have gone to college.
“Hashtag” Bassem Ahmed Bassam Zaki, issued the list of the most traded on social media amid demands for his accountability, after many girls published their “shocking” testimonies, accusing him of “harassing more than 50 girls and raping a 14-year-old girl.”
On Friday, the Public Prosecution in Egypt instructed the commencement of investigations regarding the incident of the American University “harasser,” confirming in a statement issued in this regard that what was going on was closely monitored regarding what is called Ahmed Bassam Zaki, and his assault on a number of girls in word and deed, and forced them to Ethics contrary to threats and coercion.