Seif Ayadi, who identifies himself as an intersectional, queer activist and a member of the LGBT-rights association Damj Association for Justice and Equality, was assaulted by the police during what appeared to be a peaceful protest. Ayadi shared photos of his injuries and detailed them in a statement on his personal Facebook page, claiming the assault had resulted in a fracture in his right shoulder, injuries to his left eye and head, as well as bruises on his right knee.