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Mexico teen rape cases: Women protest against police violence
BBC
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 18:01

Mexico teen rape cases: Women protest against police violence

BBC
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 18:01

Mexico teen rape cases: Women protest against police violence
Hundreds of women took to the streets of Mexico City on Friday to demand protection from the police after a number of recent high-profile sexual assault cases involving officers.The initially peaceful rally ended with some protesters lighting a fire on the second floor of a police building and vandalising a bus station.The protests were sparked by two recent cases - that of a 17-year-old who said four policemen raped her in their patrol car, and a 16-year-old who said a policeman raped her in a museum. Read more: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-49342862