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Nine women cement their feet into boxes in protest of new construction

By Mason White 9:45 AM April 18, 2016
The women 

By: Chan Yuan
(Scroll down for video) Nine woman went onto the streets of Indonesia, to protest a new building project.

Many people gathered to watch the protesters who placed their feet in wooden boxes and had cement poured over them.

The women of Jakarta, are protesting the city’s plans to build a new cement factory in the area.

The woman geared the protest toward the Semen Indonesia, formerly known as Semen Gresik, which is the largest cement producing company in the country.

The company is owned by the government of Java.

The nine women who took part in the protest said that they will not leave the area until they meet President Joko Widodo, and their concerns are heard.