The colective The Witches of the Sea It indicated that seven women were killed between September 24 and 26 in seven states.
On September 24 they were murdered Lucero and Carmen, in Baja California and Zacatecas, while Jessica, Noemí, Nayeli and Alexandra were assassinated on September 25 in Michoacán, Querétaro, Chiapas and the State of Mexico, respectively, and Alondra was murdered on the 26th in Coahuila.
he Government of Mexico recorded 34,608 malicious homicides and 1,112 femicides last year, as the murder of women committed by sexist or gender violence is typified, while from January to August, the figure is 645, so it is could break the fateful record this year.
Although according to the data of the Map of Femicide in Mexico 2,551 women have been murdered from January to July 2020 and it is estimated that 10 women are murdered every day in the country.
The official recalled that the Federal government promotes policies to contain other effects of the pandemic on women, children and adolescents, such as the increase in unpaid domestic and care work.
She assured that the Ministry of the Interior cares for all women’s organizations that express and represent feminisms, without partisanship.
“We do not distrust any woman, much less those who are victims. They all deserve our respect and solidarity; our commitment and appreciation, ”he stated in his speech to legislators.
(With information from EFE and López Dóriga Digital)