Mexico gender violence: Victims’ relatives occupy rights office

Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is often criticised for downplaying the issue of gender violence.

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    Relatives of missing children and survivors of rape in Mexico have occupied the offices of the National Human Rights Commission for more than a week.

    They say they will not move until authorities bring perpetrators to justice.

    Al Jazeera's Manuel Rapalo reports from Mexico City.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera News


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