Women carry banners during a sit-in in front of Beirut's national museum, marking International Women's Day

 
Women carry banners during a sit-in in front of Beirut
Women carry banners during a sit-in in front of Beirut's national museum, marking International Women's Day, March 8, 2012. Lebanese women held a sit-in, demanding to stop discrimination and violence against women in Lebanon, and asking for equality and citizenship rights for the children of Lebanese women married to foreign men. The banner (top) reads, " The right for a Lebanese woman to give citizenship to her family" REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir (LEBANON - Tags: ANNIVERSARY CIVIL UNREST POLITICS)