Policemen detain a topless Femen activist after she jumped in front of the car carrying former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn upon his arrival for his trial in Lille, northern France, on Tuesday
Activists from the women’s rights group Femen protest outside the Saudi embassy in Berlin at the ban on women driving in Saudi Arabia. A small number of women in Saudi Arabia protested on Saturday against the ban on women driving. The Arab state is the only country in the world that prohibits women from driving a car.
A member of the Femen feminist activist group is arrested by police officers after she took part in a protest inside the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris on Wednesday. The group took action after a far-right writer and activist shot himself dead in front of the altar after denouncing gay marriage and immigration.