Argentine women to strike after fatal rape of teenager

Argentine women to strike after fatal rape of teenager
 

Thousands of women in Argentina are due to stop work in protest at the horrific rape and killing of a teenager.
Lucia Perez, 16, died earlier this month in the city of Mar del Plata.
Two men who dropped her off at a hospital on 8 October, freshly washed and dressed, said she had overdosed on drugs. But doctors found evidence of extreme sexual violence.
A march will begin at 17:00 local time (20:00 GMT) in the capital, Buenos Aires.
Activist groups are calling on women to wear black when they walk out of their places of work for an hour at midday on Wednesday (14:00 GMT). They are calling... read more

 
19 October 2016 in World News, Views: 73
Source: BBC
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