France: Hundreds of protesters urge government to take concrete action against feminicides

France: Hundreds of protesters urge government to take concrete action against feminicides

Several hundred people demonstrated Saturday in Paris to urge the government to take concrete action against feminicides in France.

More than 70 women have been killed by their spouse or ex-spouse since 1 January, announced the collective “Femicide by companions or ex”. The demonstrators observed 74 seconds of silence in tribute to these victims.

“Stop feminicides”, “machismo kills”, “the planet needs living women”, could we read on the banners brandished by the protesters (…)
Reuters