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Text by HÜRRIYET DAILY NEWS

Latest update : 2013-09-25

A group of boys wore skirts in Turkey’s southern province of Antalya this week to protest against a ban at their high school prohibiting female students from wearing the clothing as part of their school uniform.

A small group of male high school students wore skirts in protest at a ban on girls wearing skirts yesterday at a high school in the southern province of Antalya.

Several male students, members of “Dev-Lis” (Revolutionary High Schoolers), turned out for the protest against a ban placed on girls wearing skirts late yesterday, after the Gazi Anatolian High School in Antalya prohibited its female students from wearing skirts as part of the school uniform.

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Date created : 2013-09-25

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